Joanne M. Thiel of Hubbard passed away at 3:30 a.m. Monday, July 22, 2013, in Northside Medical Center, Youngstown, surrounded by her family. She was 66.
Mrs. Thiel was born Jan. 1, 1947, in Youngstown, a daughter of John C. and Mary Longo Burwig.
She was a 1965 graduate of Ursuline High School, Youngstown.
Joanne was a data entry clerk at Peter J. Schmitt in Sharon from 1966 to 199l, and later worked for eight years in the deli department if Devine’s Shop and Save, Hubbard.
She was a member of St. Patrick’s Church in Hubbard and was president of the Bugnarese Ladies Society. Joanne worked from home for many charitable organizations.
She enjoyed traveling, reading, cooking and spending time with her grandchildren.
Joanne is survived by: her husband, Gary M. Thiel, whom she married April 29, 1972; her sons, Gary M. Thiel II and his wife Tina, Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio; and John C. Thiel and his wife Jennifer, Pittsburgh; and her grandchildren, G. Manning III, Simone Faye and Addison Avery.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 525 N. Broad St., Canfield, OH 44406.
Mrs. Gary M. (Joanne M.), 66, Hubbard.
Calling hours: 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday (7-25-13) in STEWART-KYLE FUNERAL HOME, 407 W. Liberty St., Hubbard. Family and friends are invited to visit the funeral home’s website at www.stewart-kyle.com to share memories and condolences.
Service: Mass of Christian burial at 10 a.m. Friday (7-26-13) in St. Patrick’s Church, Hubbard, with prayers at 9:15 a.m. in the funeral home.
Laid to rest: Hubbard Union Cemetery.