Pastor JoAnn Juniel (1947 - 2018)

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It is with deep sorrow to announce the passing of Rev. JoAnn Juniel. She was born in McCloud, CA. on June 27, 1947 and passed in Sacramento, CA on May 6, 2018. After graduating from McCloud High School, she moved to Sacramento, CA. While working part-time at Macy's, she completed and graduated from Sac State with a Bachelor's Degree in SW. JoAnn went on to receive her Master's Degree in Social Work from Atlanta Univ. After coming back and working for the county of Sacramento, she developed a thirst to study God's word and went on to achieve a Master's in Divinity from Eastern Theological Seminary in Philadelphia, PA. Rev. Juniel worked for the county of Sacramento in the areas of Child Protective Services and Adult Protective Services. She was preceded in death by her parents David and Ruth Juniel and her brother, Jesse David Juniel. She leaves to her memory her sister Eddie Mae Juniel, a niece Tanya Juniel, and a host of friends and relatives. A committal of her ashes will be held Thursday, May 17, 2018 at Camilla Memorial Lawn Cemetery on Jackson Rd. A Memorial Service will be held at 1pm, Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Hope United Methodist Church. 6161 Valley Hi Dr. Sac.
Published in The Sacramento Bee from May 17 to May 19, 2018