Joan Marie Harants, 77, of Brunswick, passed away peacefully Friday, September 6, 2013. She was born November 16, 1935, to Kenneth and Ann (nee Simcik) Schneider, in Elyria. Joan was the membership chairman for the Ohio Valley Region of Lincoln Continental Owners Club. She was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Joan will be missed by her beloved husband of 55 years, Edward; loving sons, Ed (Sabrina) and Jeff; cherished grandchildren, Stephanie and Devin; treasured great grandchild, Aubrie; loving brother, Kenneth Schneider; and sister, Lois Barnard.
She is preceded in death by her parents; and siblings, Patricia Attenson and Harry Schneider.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 11 A.M., at St. Ambrose Catholic Church, 929 Pearl Road, Brunswick 44212, with an hour prior of visitation at the church. Burial will be held at a later date at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman.
Contributions may be made, in Joan’s memory, to a charity of your choosing.
Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome.com