Joan Ruth (Reichanandter) Cook

Born: Sun., May 14, 1933
Died: Wed., Apr. 29, 2015


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2:00 PM to 5:00 PM, Sat., May 02, 2015


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 Joan R. Cook
May 14, 1933 – April 29, 2015


Joan Ruth Cook, 81, of Osceola died at 7:36 p.m. Wednesday, April 29th in Memorial Hospital. Joan was born May 14, 1933 in South Bend to the late Frances (Bower) and George Reichanadter and was a lifetime area resident. She is survived by three daughters, Rhonda Szymanski (James) of Niles, MI, Diane LeMere of Charlotte, NC, and Beverly Small (James) of Osceola; one son, Rondel Meade (Kim) of South Bend; 14 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a grandson, Jef Sass and her brother, George Reichanadter.
Joan retired from Liberty Mutual Insurance Company as a clerk in 2001 after nine years of service. She loved the outdoors and spent many hours surrounded by the beauty of Mother Nature. She was a devout Parrot Head, nd a a devout Parrot Head Insurance Company as a clerk in 2001 after nine years of service. She as a devout Parrot Head and aenjoying the music of Jimmy Buffet and very much a fan of Notre Dame sports. She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and will be missed by all her friends and family, especially her K9 companion, Meeko.
The family will receive friends TODAY, May 2nd from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Welsheimer Family Funeral Home North, 17033 Cleveland Rd. There will be no services. Cremation will follow in the Welsheimer Crematory. Family and friends may leave e-mail condolences at www.welsheimer.com. i

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