Joanne Elaine Barmatz of Reseda, California passed away (erev) Thursday, March 27, 2014; 26 ADAR II, 5774. Joanne is survived by her two daughters: Patty Barmatz and Laurie Hillyer (Mark Pearlman); granddaughter, Danielle Hillyer; sisters: Sue Barnett and Bonnie (Love) Solomon; adopted family member, Brad Breest; and faithful pet, Brando. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Services will be held Sunday, March 30, 2014, 10:00 am at Groman Eden Mortuary in the Eternal Light Chapel. Arrangements are under the direction of Groman Eden Mortuary.