Peacefully in her sleep in her 89th year on Sunday, November 25, 2012. Joan entered into rest and reunited with her husband Mervyn. Proud mother to Robert (Julia) and Yvonne (Don Guerin). Much loved Nanny to Michael, Jen and Joseph. Joan will be lovingly remembered by the many people she met and those lives she touched. A heartfelt thank you to all of the wonderful staff at the Brampton Civic Hospital, Palliative Care Unit. Visitation will be held at the Andrews Community Funeral Centre (8190 Dixie Road, Brampton ON; (905) 456-8190) on Thursday, November 29, 2012 from 4:00-7:00pm. A celebration of Joan's life will be held on Friday, November 30th, 2012 at 11:00am in the Chapel. Burial to follow at Glendale Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers donations to the Heart and Stoke foundation or the Lung Association would be appreciated by the family.