|Birth: ||Feb. 23, 1925|
|Death: ||Jan. 7, 2009|
Doņa Ana County
New Mexico, USA
Excerpted published obituary-Las Cruces Sun News-9 Jan 2009
Joanne G. McMullen, 83, passed away at Mesilla Valley Hospice in Las Cruces on January 7, 2009. Jo was born on February 23, 1925, to Cephus and Linnie Geer in Delaware, Ohio. She graduated from Centerburg High School in 1943, and married her high school sweetheart, Carl McMullen, in May 1945, after his return from the European Theater of operations where he served in the Army Air Corps. Jo worked in insurance while Carl pursued his degree at Ohio State University. Carl's career as a civil service personnel director took them to many interesting cities across the country. Jo was a homemaker and mother of two. They moved to Albuquerque, NM, in 1968, and retired to Las Cruces in 1980. Jo was an active member of the Progress Club for almost 30 years. They couple to the University United Methodist Church and enjoyed travelling and RVing.
Jo is survived by a daughter, Jill, and her husband Steve Meyerhardt, of Oak Hill, VA, and a son, Scott, and his wife Katie of O'Fallon, IL, grandchildren Lisa and Monica Meyerhardt and Nancy and Matthew McMullen.
Jo was preceded in death by her husband Carl and her parents.
Funeral services will be held at La Paz-Graham's Funeral Home Chapel, Tuesday, January 13 at 10 AM, with Reverend David Jones officiating. Interment will follow at Ft. Bliss National Cemetery, El Paso, TX, at 2:00 PM.
Carl G. McMullen (1924 - 2003)*
Fort Bliss National Cemetery
El Paso County
Plot: SECTION M ~ SITE 879
Maintained by: Sherlocks Cousin
Originally Created by: Marcena Thompson
Record added: Jan 09, 2009
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