JoAnn Watson Calkins, 63, of Weedsport, passed away Monday, July 24, 2017 at her family home on South Seneca Street.
Born in Fulton on May 14, 1954, JoAnn was the daughter of the late Everett and Mary Howell Watson. She had previously been employed with Sandy’s Weedsport Market, Loft’s Market of Weedsport, and more recently at the Pit Stop in Weedsport.
JoAnn is survived by her husband of 42 years, Roger Calkins; her two daughters, Tammy (Shawn) DiSanto, of Auburn, and Patty (Barry) Schwarting, of Union Springs, and a son, Shane (Shannon) Calkins, of Auburn. JoAnn was the “Best Gramma” to Cassandra, Tyler, and Amelia. JoAnn is also survived by two sisters, Elizabeth Cole, of Cato, and Mary (James) Anthony, of Hannibal; three brothers, Thomas (Linda) Watson, of Cato, Fred (Bonnie) Watson, of Radisson, and Vern (Debbie) Watson, of Hannibal; as well as many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held privately for the family, with burial in Fairdale Cemetery, Hannibal.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Weedsport Fire Department.
Funeral arrangements are with White Chapel Funeral Home, 2719 Erie Drive, Weedsport.