Born: April 17, 1962; in Geneva|
Died: Jan. 7, 2011; in Batavia
BATAVIA – Joan Lake Livingston, 48, of Batavia, passed away Jan. 7, 2011, at her residence, surround by her loving family.
She was born April 17, 1962, in Geneva, the daughter of Gerald and Joan (nee Wilcox) Lake.
She was united in marriage to Robert Livingston on Aug. 12, 1983, in Geneva.
Joan loved family and all children. It was known since she was in high school she wanted a jeep full of children, and she accomplished it with raising five of her own. She loved children so much she selected her career as a pre-school teacher and loved her three year-olds just as much as her own. Joan will be remembered for her contagious laugh, wonderful personality and her great values she instilled in her children.
She is survived by her husband, Robert; five children, Lauren, Elizabeth, Philip, Jacob and Sarah; three sisters, Linda (Lee) Myers of Florida, Laura (Kurt Albertine) Lake of Utah and Kathryn (John) Nasti of Batavia; two brothers, Steven (Tammy) Lake of Arizona and Kenton (Sheila) Lake of Geneva; several nieces and nephews; many cousins; and many loving friends.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011, at Moss Family Funeral Home, 209 South Batavia Ave., Batavia.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 10, 2011, at United Methodist Church of Geneva, 211 Hamilton St., Geneva, with the Rev. William Obalil will officiate. Interment will be in Oak Hill Cemetery in Geneva.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Living Well Cancer Resource Center, 1803 West State St., Geneva, IL 60134.
For additional information, contact Moss Family Funeral Home, 630-879-7900 or www.mossfuneral.com.