Joan Long Obituary

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Joan Long

May 6, 1936 - May 10, 2014
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Joan Long, 78, of Springfield, passed away on Saturday, May 10, 2014. She was born May 6, 1936 in Springfield, the daughter of Edward Charles and Addie Long. Joanie worked her entire career at Long Elevator & Machine Co. She was a member of First United Methodist Church. Joanie loved animals and was a country music fan who enjoyed traveling to Nashville and Branson. She is survived by 2 sisters-in-law, Phyllis Long of Kirkwood, MO, and Roma Long of Springfield. Nieces and nephews- Edward Long, Dan Long, Maryann Stirmell, Rae Marie Davlin, Warren Long, Michael Long, Susan McQuiggan, Dr. Debbie Coon, Patrick Long, James Long,...
Joan Long, 78, of Springfield, passed away on Saturday, May 10, 2014.

She was born May 6, 1936 in Springfield, the daughter of Edward Charles and Addie Long.

Joanie worked her entire career at Long Elevator & Machine Co. She was a member of First United Methodist Church. Joanie loved animals and was a country music fan who enjoyed traveling to Nashville and Branson.

She is survived by 2 sisters-in-law, Phyllis Long of Kirkwood, MO, and Roma Long of Springfield. Nieces and nephews- Edward Long, Dan Long, Maryann Stirmell, Rae Marie Davlin, Warren Long, Michael Long, Susan McQuiggan, Dr. Debbie Coon, Patrick Long, James Long, Sally Lester, Jennifer Meister, James Reichle and Gary Reichle.

Joanie was preceded in death by her parents, 3 brothers- James, Warren, and Ray and 2 sisters- Eileen Reichle and Norma Long.

Services are under the direction of Bisch and Son Funeral Home, 505 E. Allen, Springfield where visitation will be held on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 from 4 pm – 6 pm. Funeral service at 6 pm wtih Rev. Vaughn Beeman officiating.. Per her wishes, cremation rites will follow.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or the APL (Animal Protective League) Waggin' Tails.

Please visit the online "Life Remembered Story" at www.bischandsonfuneralhome.com where tributes and condolences may be left for the family.

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