May 24, 1916 Westfield Hampden County Massachusetts, USA
Mar. 20, 2009 Clearwater Pinellas County Florida, USA
Joan R. (Sokolski) Ebers, 92, of Clearwater, FL. passed away on March 20, 2009. She was preceded in death by her husband of 47 years, Fred Ebers, who died in 1990.
Joan was a former elementary school secretary for the Wayne, NJ public school system. She enjoyed playing tennis and golf, even in her later years. She also enjoyed watching sports on TV, reading, attending Catholic Church and especially enjoyed visiting with her family and friends.
Joan is survived by a son, Kenneth M. and his wife Susan of Lansdale; a daughter, Lisa M., wife of Miguel A. Valentin Jr., of Northborough, MA; three grandchildren, Danielle, Alicia and Stefan; sister-in-law Helen Ebers; nephews Fred, Steve and Charles Ebers; and nieces Gloria (Ebers) Whatley and Florence Cox.
She was preceded in death by three brothers, Walter, Ben and Lee Sokolski.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Memorial Mass Saturday, April 18, 2009 at 10:30AM in St. Anthony's Roman Catholic Church, 65 Bartholdi Ave., Butler, NJ 07405. Interment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery. If desired, in lieu of flowers, donations in Joan's memory may be made to The Hospice Foundation of the Florida Suncoast, 5771 Roosevelt Blvd., Clearwater, FL 33760.