Joann H. Slater, 81, of Sterling, was born July 19, 1932 in Denver and died Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, at her son's home in Cambridge, Md. Vigil service and recitation of the Rosary were held Monday, Sept. 30. Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday in Cambridge.
Joann enjoyed cooking, coin collecting, attending church, and caring for her cats.
Mrs. Slater is survived by her husband, Keith F. Slater; her two sons, Billy and Stephan Cannon; granddaughters, Ali and Brandy; grandson, Billy Jr.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Maybel; her brother, Robert; and her sister, Judy.
Memorials in Joann Slater's honor can be made in care of William Cannon, P.O. Box 9, Fishing Creek, MD 21634.