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Joan Ann Faust


Joan Ann Faust, 67, of Lakeview, passed away Sunday morning, Oct. 14, 2012, at her home.

She was born in Pittsburgh on April 7, 1945, to the late Ellis A. and Elizabeth Wilson Stokes.

On April 3, 1965, she married William B. Faust in Brentwood, Pa., and he survives, along with four daughters, Wendy (Tim) Spencer and Carrie (Nathan) Ragan, both of Hamilton, Shari (Bob) Tenbrink of Bright, Ind., and Melissa (Nick) Petrocelli of Cincinnati; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; two brothers, Ellis Stokes of Pittsburgh and Richard Stokes of Long Island, N.Y.; and sister-in-law, Elizabeth (Ronald) Dornetta of Stow.

She attended Brentwood High School in Pittsburgh and retired from Butternut Bread in Fairfield after 16 years of service.

She was a member of the Indian Lake Eagles 3615 Auxiliary and Doyle R. Miller AMVETS Post 39 Auxiliary, both of Lakeview.

She enjoyed planting flowers, sitting on her porch, and riding the golf cart to the lake to feed the ducks. She loved her dog, “Babycakes,” and being with her family.

Visitation is two hours prior to a funeral at 1 p.m. Saturday at Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview. Burial is in Huntsville Cemetery.

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