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“Mike, Tim & families, I was so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. I have so many wonderful memories of your mom, Merrill and my parents together...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Dear Mike, Tim and families-I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your mom. She was a sweet, kind lady and had a great sense of humor. ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Roxanne Ruettiger - Co Springs, CO

“Mike and Tim My heartfelt condolences on the loss of your Mom. Though I didn't know her well, I remember her as a warm and kind person. I had a...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Gerri Schubert - Woodridge, IL

“Mike and Carolyn, Our Condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. ”
4 of 13 | Posted by: Dave & Marie Wheeler - New Lenox, IL

“My sympathy to Mike & Carolyn and Joanne's family. May the sweet memories help each one during this time of sorrow. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Joe Huff - Joliet - Friend

“God Bless. ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: Duane & Carol Niemann

“Joanne was such a sweet and kind woman. I'll never forget the first time she decided to join the Chorale group - she was shy and afraid she wouldn't...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Sue Behm - New Lenox, IL

“Tim and Mike my condolences on the loss of your mom. She was a mom to me as well.She will be missed but not forgotten. Love and Blessings to you and...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Thomas VanHam - Rock Hill, SC

“Grandma Joanne~we will miss you at Aiden's 3rd birthday party...at the birth of your great-grand daughter in April... the Humphrey's Fourth of July...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Kelly & Cole Humphreys - MO

“Joanne was a lovely person. She always had a smile and a nice thing to say about everyone. I enjoyed being her friend. God Bless her and welcome...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Sharon Athans Stratton - IL

“Will miss our visits. She was such a good friend and cousin! We alway's seemed to find a lot to talk about! ”
11 of 13 | Posted by: Sharon (Reno) Emerson - St. Anne, IL

“We are shocked and saddened over our unexpected loss of Grandma Joanne. We are certain that her family and friends who paved her way to Heaven were...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Carolyn Dailey - Sun City West, AZ

“Dear Tim, Mike and Family,My heartfelt condolences on the loss of your Mother and my good friend, Joanne. She will be missed and not forgotten....Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: Holly Burcenski - Sarasota, FL


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Joanne M. Dailey
8/13/32 – 12/9/17
Joanne was called home on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at Rock Run Assisted Living Home. She was born on August 13, 1932 to Florence (Reno) and William Yates. Joanne married Harold (Hap) Dailey in 1953. Harold and Joanne were blessed with four boys – Steve, Barry, Mike, and Tim. The Dailey clan made their home in New Lenox on East 4th Ave. Joanne was a Registered Nurse receiving her Bachelors degree from St Xavier University. She was employed for many years at Silver Cross Hospital and finished her career at Blue Cross/Blue Shield in Chicago. She leaves behind her loving family Lori (Steve deceased) Dailey, Mike (Carolyn) Dailey, Tim (Sharon) Dailey, her brother Tom (Sandy) Yates, her sister-in-law Ginny Dailey Decarlo along with her grandchildren Michelle (Brandon) Humphreys, Ashleigh Nussbaum, and Hannah (Ben) Meinert, and her great grandchildren Aiden Humphreys and Anderson and Barrett Meinert. Joanne was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Harold Dailey, her brother Bill Yates (Nancy), her sons Steve and Barry Dailey and her devoted companion of many years, Merrill Crouse. She was a member of St Jude Church, St Jude CCW and the choir, and the VFW Women's Auxiliary. Grandma Joanne will be greatly missed. We feel blessed that she was able to live on her own terms and was able to be independent right to the end…Godspeed. in lieu of flowers, donations to the St. Jude Choir would be appreciated. Family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel 102 E Francis Rd, New Lenox, IL 60451 on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from 3:00pm – 8:00pm. Funeral Service will be on Thursday, December 14, 2017 with prayers at the funeral home at 10:30am to St Jude Catholic Church, New Lenox for Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00am. Interment St Joseph Cemetery, Papineau, IL.