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Joanne E. Wilson, 74

PAXTON - Joanne E. (Juhnevicz) Wilson, 74, died Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017 at her home after an illness.

She leaves her husband of 55 years, George H. Wilson; a daughter Elizabeth L. Wilson and her partner David M. Mortimer of Clinton, a son David M. Wilson and his wife Gina (Pusateri) Wilson of Leominster; three grandsons, David Stancil and his wife Amanda, Ian Stancil and Michael Wilson; a granddaughter Erica Wilson; a brother William Juhnevicz and his wife Caroline of Niantic, Conn.; two nephews, William and Steven Juhnevicz; three sisters-in-law, Patricia Kelso and her husband John, Margaret Wilson and her husband Wes Osip, and Dottie WIngo and her husband Randy; and her grandpuppy, Butler.

Joanne's daughter Constance Stancil died in 1993. Her son U.S. Army Capt. George H. Wilson Jr. died in 1999. Her grandson U.S. Marine Corps Corporal Jonathan J. Brunell died in 2015.

Joanne was born in Worcester, daughter of John and Lillian (Alsten) Juhnevicz. She has lived in Paxton for more than 50 years. She was a graduate of North High School in Worcester.

Joanne Wilson was a homemaker, loving mother, and supportive wife to Camo Guy.

She had several interesting jobs over the years. These occupations included, waitress, painter, paperhanger, an especially gifted floral arranger and artist. Joanne was also a longtime 4-H volunteer, assisting with club work, auctions and county fairs.

Joanne possessed a true gift of healing. After 4 years of study, she earned her certification as an Energy Medicine Practictioner. With her loving heart, in her healing capacity, Joanne helped and comforted a wide range of clients.

Last but not least, are the many, many friendships she developed and maintained during her lifetime.

Joanne will be well-remembered by all who knew her, as she now soars with the angels.

Calling hours will be held Wednesday, Sept. 13, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Athy Memorial Home, 111 Lancaster St., Worcester. The funeral service will be Thursday, Sept. 14, at 11 a.m. in the Hope Chapel, 35 Chocksett Road, Sterling. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are suggested to Second Chance Animal Shelter, 111 Young Road, P.O. Box 136, East Brookfield, 01515.
Published in Worcester Telegram & Gazette from Sept. 9 to Sept. 11, 2017
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