Ledyard - Joanne (Greene) Spruance, 57, was born Jan. 3, 1957; she lived with her family in Ledyard and passed into the presence of The Lord on Aug. 6, 2014.|
Joanne was also a second-mother, counselor, friend, and advocate to countless people over the years. She will be remembered for her spirit, humbleness, grace, and courage.
Eighth in the birth order of 10 children, Joanne grew up in Preston, and at the age of 27 Joanne gave her heart to Jesus Christ and dedicated her life to His service.
Joanne is survived by her husband, Mark; her sons, Joel of Wakefield, Mass., and his wife, Julia, and Jeffrey of Ledyard. She is also survived by nine siblings, an aunt, nieces, and nephews.
A celebration of Joanne's life will be held at Groton Bible Chapel 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 16.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Groton Bible Chapel, 66 Toll Gate Road, Groton, CT 06340 or Waypoint Adventure, 255 Newtonville Ave., Newton, MA 02458.
To share a message of condolence or remembrance with her family, please visit www.dinotofuneral.com.
Published in The Day on Aug. 10, 2014