Joan Barbara Lunzmann

Joan Barbara Lunzmann


Ms. Joan Barbara Lunzmann passed away suddenly at her home in Bluffton, Alberta on Monday May 6, 2013 at the age of 52 years.

Born September 9, 1960 in Armstrong, BC, Joanie was the eldest child of Rudolf and Georgina Lunzmann. She lived in the Yankee Flats / Salmon Arm area with her parents and siblings until 1974, when they moved to the Bluffton area. Joanie attended school in Silver Creek, Salmon Arm and then in Bluffton and Rimbey. Over the years she had worked for Whispering Hope, the Winfield Lodge and most recently at the Rimbey Hospital and Care Centre.

Predeceased by her dad, Rudolf, in 1986, Joanie is survived by her son Gregory and mother Georgina; her brothers Clarence (Dixie), John (Tara) all of Bluffton, her sister Bertha (Lyle) of McBride, BC. She will also be sadly missed by her nieces and nephews: Melody (Pete), Jesse (Kristy), Sasha (Ron), Cory, Cherie, Thomas and Johanna: as well as her great nieces and nephew; Shamra, Claire and Ethan.

Funeral services were held at the Bluffton Hall on Monday, May 13, 2013 at 2:00 PM. Cremation took place in Lacombe, Alberta

If friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to Stars Air Ambulance, 1441 Aviation Park N.E. Box 570 Calgary, Alberta T2E 8M7 or the Rimbey Hospital & Care Centre, PO Box 440 Rimbey, Alberta T0C 2J0 or to the charity of one’s choice.

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