Joan Lampkin, 82, born September 20, 1935, lovingly called “Joanne”, passed away in Cincinnati on September 1, 2018 surrounded by her family. Joanne was born in Latrobe, PA where she lived during her formative years. As an adult she worked as a data processor for Grumman Aerospace in Bethpage, NY and Metropolitan Life in Rome, NY. Joanne joined her family in Cincinnati, OH in 2005 and spent her remaining years there.
Joanne leaves to cherish her memory: devoted daughter, Patrice Essex (Tim); beloved grandchildren, Curtis Lattimore Jr., Lavette Lampkin (Rome, NY), Summer Lattimore, and Darrius Essex; nieces Zoe Davis, Angela Boyd, and Terri Leggs; 8 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-granddaughter. Joanne is preceded in death by loving son Bruce Lampkin, dear sister Rose Davis, and adored nephew Aaron Davis Jr., all of Rome NY.
A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held at Zion Global Ministries, West Chester, OH on Saturday, Sept. 8, at 10:30 a.m. Online condolences at www.prestoncharlesfuneralhome.com.