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Joanna M Kubick McGuire

Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Death 14 Oct 2012 (aged 55)
Illinois, USA
Burial Wheaton, DuPage County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 103789938 · View Source
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Joanna M (Kubick) McGuire, age 55, a 24-year resident of Naperville, Illinis, formerly of Chicago, passed away on Sunday, October 14, 2012 at her home, surrounded by her family, after an 8-month battle with pancreatic cancer.

Born on July 18, 1957 in Chicago, she was the wife of Michael, whom she married December 21, 2002. She was also survived by two stepdaughters; parents of Treasure Island, Florida; four brothers; and six nieces and hephews.

She was preceded in death by her identical twin sister Julia.

Joanna grew up in Chicago and Oak Lawn, Illinois, attended St Gerald Catholic Grade School and was a graduate of Bogan High School.

She received her nursing degree from Kent State University, Kent, Ohio and worked as a traveling nurse throughout the United States while continuing her studies at Cleveland Clinic and Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut.

In recent years, Joanna worked with cancer patients at Rush Copley Medical Center in Aurora, Illinois, and, for the last ten years ran a chemotherapy clinic associated with the Advocate Hospital group in Chicago.

Joanna was a member of St Thomas the Apostle Church and Naperville Country Club and its Ladies Nine Holer golf group.

She was known for her artistic talents and operated 'Heather & Hearts,' a home décor company with her late sister Julia. Joanna also loved to travel.

Visitation is on Wednesday, October 17th from 4:00 to 8:00pm at Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 South Mill Street, Naperville.

Services will begin on Thursday at 9:15am from the funeral home and will proceed to a 10:00am Mass of Christian Burial at St Thomas the Apostle Church, 1500 Brookdale Road, Naperville with Rev Don McLaughlin officiating.

Intermentwill be in Assumption Cemetery, Wheaton, Illinois.




  • Created by: Syd Gardner
  • Added: 19 Jan 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 103789938
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joanna M Kubick McGuire (18 Jul 1957–14 Oct 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 103789938, citing Assumption Cemetery, Wheaton, DuPage County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Syd Gardner (contributor 47902230) .