Joan Louise McCormick, 78, of Meadville, died Monday, April 22, 2013, at her residence. She was born in Wattsburg on April 9, 1935, to the late Raymond Peel and Alberta Walters Peel.
She married Carl McCormick in 1963; he survives. She spent most of her life as a homemaker. She was a Christian.
Joan enjoyed all kinds of animals. She liked taking walks and feeding the fish and the ducks. One of her favorite things to do was to go to the fair.
In addition to her husband of nearly 50 years, she is survived by a daughter, Ruby McCormick and her husband, Mark Gorczycki, of Harborcreek; a son, William McCormick of Meadville; three grandchildren, Tiffany, Whitney and Daisy McCormick at home; two sisters, Jeanette Paris of Fairview, and Connie and her husband, Alex Michaelson, of Union City; many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Dennis Peel and his wife, Betty; and a brother-in-law, Alfred Paris.
Friends may call Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. at White-Cool Funeral Home, 1405 Main St., Conneautville. The funeral service will follow calling hours at 8 p.m. at the funeral home.