Joan Higdon Hegge, 81, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 29, 2021. Joan was born in Covington, KY on October 5, 1939 to the late William George and Bertha (Uhl) Higdon. She was a longtime resident of Ft. Mitchell, KY. Joan was a graduate of Villa Madonna College, lifelong member of Blessed Sacrament Church and Church Choir, a member of Charlie's Angels at St. Charles Community, member of the Licking Valley Quilters Association, and a volunteer at Be Concerned. She was preceded in death by her loving husband Bob Hegge, and daughters Lisa and Jeanette. Left to cherish Joan's memory are her beloved children Melinda Taylor of Cincinnati, OH, Maria Burquest of Cincinnati, OH, Stephen Hegge of Ft. Mitchell, KY and Laura Hafer of Middletown, OH; grandchildren: Samuel Taylor, Jacob Taylor, Veronica Taylor, Jesse Taylor, Peter Burquest, George Burquest, Dustin Bullington, Eric Hebard, Aleta Hegge, Benjamin Hafer, Erica Hafer, and Kate Hafer; great grandchildren Walter Taylor, Duke Taylor and Magnolia Taylor; and sisters Carol Roberto of Cincinnati, OH, Judy Egan of Madeira, OH, Nancy Stautberg of Indian Hill, OH and Melanie Boylan of Cincinnati, OH. A memorial visitation will be held on Friday, September 3, 2021 from 6 pm until 8 pm at Linnemann Funeral Home in Erlanger, KY. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Saturday, September 4, 2021 at 10 am at Blessed Sacrament Church in Ft. Mitchell, KY with tribute music starting at 9:40 am. A reception will be held following the Mass of Christian Burial in the church undercroft. Interment will be held privately with the family at St. Mary's Cemetery in Ft. Mitchell, KY. Memorial contributions can be sent to the Music Ministry of Blessed Sacrament Church, 2409 Dixie Hwy. Ft. Mitchell, KY 41017, Charlies Angels–St. Charles Community, 600 Farrell Dr. Ft. Wright, KY 41011, or Hospice of Cincinnati
, P.O. Box 633597 Cincinnati, OH 45263-3597. Online condolences can be made at www.Linnemannfuneralhomes.com
In the spirit of love and caring, masks and social distancing are encouraged at the visitation and Mass.
Published by Linnemann Funeral Home - Erlanger from Sep. 1 to Sep. 2, 2021.