Joanne Davis

Joanne M. Davis May 12, 1921 - March 24, 2014 ELKHART - Joanne M. Davis, 92, of Elkhart, passed away at 3:40 pm Monday, March 24, 2014, in Eastlake Nursing Home, Elkhart. Joanne was born on May 12, 1921, the daughter of Vern P. and Gertrude J. (Metcalf) Myers. On June 9, 1940, she married Wayne Odoirne and together they have two daughters, Dawn (Jim) Givens and Pamela (Carl) Staines of Elkhart. She is also survived by six grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, eight great great grandchildren and a sister, Joyce Calmer of Jenson Beach, FL. She is preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Mary Lou Siatkowski, her twin, Jeanne Bill and four brothers, Bob Glen "Joe", Vern and Don Myers. Joanne loved the river and enjoyed boating. She was known as the life of the party with a quick wit and great sense of humor. She daily visited the former Universal Health Spa. A committal service will be held in the Chapel of the Good Shepherd, located on the grounds of Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens, at 2:30 pm, Thursday, March 27, 2014. Chapel Hill Funeral Home, Osceola is handling arrangements. The family prefers that memorial donations be made to the Hospice Foundation, 4220 Edison Lakes Parkway, Suite 210, Mishawaka, IN 46545. Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Funeral Home

Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home - Osceola
10776 McKinley Highway  Osceola, IN 46561
(574) 674-5991

Published in South Bend Tribune on Mar. 26, 2014