Joan Halpin

1942 ~ 2018

Joan K. Halpin aged 76, of Kentwood, went to her heavenly home Monday, August 13, 2018. Joan was preceded in death by her parents Francis and Virginia McBain; sister, Patricia (Gary) Simmons; nephew, Samuel Simmons. She is survived by her children, Scott (Donna Donnelly) Halpin, Julie (Tim) Clay, Melissa (Bob Chambers) Halpin, Amy (Pete) Prather; grandchildren, Luke and Seth Halpin, Timothy (Molly) Clay, Jessica Rabourn, Connor and Oakley Clay, Taylor (Troy) Cervantes, Logan Davis, Quinten and Noah Prather; great grandson, Turner Clay; niece, Kandice (Shane) Timmerman; great niece, Adaela Timmerman. Special friends - Evelyn, Katie, Barb, Connie, Suzie and Janis. Joan’s greatest treasures were spending time with her family whom she loved dearly. Joan was a talented cook and baker, and took great pride in her flower gardens and enjoyed watching college and NFL football and loved reading mystery novels and a love for cats. Joan worked for Ace Hardware on 44th street for more than 13 years. A memorial celebration will be held at 7:00PM Monday, August 20, 2018 at Stegenga Funeral Chapel - Wyoming, 3131 S. Division Ave. Joan’s family will greet relatives and friends from 4-7 PM Monday prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Joan's name can be made to Crash's Landing & Big Sid's Sanctuary or National Kidney Foundation. To share a photo, memory and sign the family’s online guestbook please visit www.stegengafuneralchapel.com To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Joan Kay Halpin please visit our Sympathy Store.

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August 19, 2018 8:00pm

Simply Elegant Spathiphyllum was purchased for the family of Joan Kay Halpin.

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August 19, 2018 8:00pm

Beautiful in Blue was purchased for the family of Joan Kay Halpin.

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August 19, 2018 8:00pm

Simply Elegant Spathiphyllum was purchased for the family of Joan Kay Halpin.

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August 18, 2018 8:00pm

Beautiful in Blue was purchased for the family of Joan Kay Halpin.

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August 18, 2018 8:00pm

So sorry for your loss, your family will be in our prayers. She was the nicest woman and was always a pleasure to work with, she cared about everyone! She will be missed, I was blessed to know her.

- Mike Croskery

August 18, 2018 8:00pm

Joan has always been near and dear to my heart. She was known and loved by so many within the community. My prayers go to you and your family in this time of grief. Joan, until we meet again rest easy in heaven. XO

- Stacie Soto

August 17, 2018 8:00pm

Your River City Church Family purchased the Arrive in Style for the family of Joan Kay Halpin.

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August 16, 2018 8:00pm

Beautiful in Blue was purchased for the family of Joan Kay Halpin.

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August 14, 2018 8:00pm

To Melissa and all your family,  We were sad to hear of your mom's death. Closing a chapter is always difficult. We hope that happy memories will sustain you during this sad time.  Our sincere sympathy,  Jim and Lynn Trestrail

- Lynn and Jim Trestrail

August 14, 2018 8:00pm

Your mom was one of the sweetest ladies I know. I remember her calling me "Sam" because she couldn't pronounce my name….LOL I was blessed to be a part of your family since I was a young gal. She will always be with you all.

- Khuanla Jenks

August 14, 2018 8:00pm

I always enjoyed working with your mother she trained me on first day & helped alot at work ( Ace hardware) and was the nicest & caring good friend to be blessed with. I will truly miss her alot thoughts & prayers for the family. Liz Aguilar

- Liz Aguilar

August 13, 2018 8:00pm

Joan was a wonderful person.I will miss her so much.My thoughts and prayers for julie,melissa,amy,scott.

- julie denniston

August 13, 2018 8:00pm

Sweet Sincerity was purchased for the family of Joan Kay Halpin.

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