JoAnn Parrott

LACON - JoAnn Parrott, 60, of Lacon passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton.

She was born on Sept. 30, 1952, in Spring Valley to the late Walter G. and Opal I. (Wabel) Bogner.

She is survived by one son, James (Jessie) Parrott of Lacon; one granddaughter, Riley I. Parrott; one sister, Donna L. Bogner of Sparland; and two brothers, Steve W. (Becky) Bogner and Sam L. Bogner, both of Sparland.

JoAnn graduated from Graham Hospital Nursing School in Canton in 1975. She spent 21 years as a nurse at Heartland Health Care in Henry and loved every minute of it.

She also loved being a grandmother. Riley was the pride and joy of her life.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Lacon, and burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Henry. Father Tom Mizeur will officiate. Visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m., with prayers at 5 p.m., on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, at Lenz Memorial Home in Lacon.

Memorials may be made to the .

Online condolences may be expressed at

Funeral Home

Lenz Memorial Home
823 5th Street Lacon, IL 61540
(309) 246-2465

Published in Peoria Journal Star on Feb. 1, 2013