Joan Carol Laschalt McGowan
Joan Carol Laschalt McGowan, (77) of Tallahassee, died May 28, 2013, survived by son, Scott Lawrence McGowan of Maplewood, NJ and granddaughters, Shaelyn Alice McGowan and Essa Siobhan-Marie McGowan, of Maplewood, NJ. She was predeceased by husband, Jay Alan McGowan, and son, Jeffrey Mark McGowan.
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday June 1, 2013 at Grace Lutheran Church 2919 Miccosukee Rd. at 11:00 am. Luncheon will be served.
Native of Philadelphia, PA, she lived 28 years in suburban Willow Grove, PA and moved to Tallahassee in 1985.
Employed as secretary/administrative assistant for several employers over the course of her business life and upon retirement did volunteer work for various organizations.
Active for many years with the Tallahassee Little Theatre, Tallahassee Community Chorus, St. John's Episcopal and Grace Lutheran Church choirs and her homeowners' association. She also delivered Meals on Wheels, worked on Habitat for Humanity projects and was an active member of Grace Lutheran Church.
PLEASE NO FLOWERS. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the non-profit organization Dreamcatcher Repertory Theatre, Oakes Center, 120 Morris Avenue, Summit, NJ 07901 in memory of Joan.
Published in Tallahassee Democrat on May 30, 2013