Joan Johnson, 87, of Claremore, OK, passed away January 9, 2017. She was
born in Anderson, MO on January 4, 1930 to Rosa Belle Lamphear and Walter
Joan was raised in Pineville, MO until she married and eventually settled
in Claremore, OK. Joan attended St. John Nurses Training in Joplin, MO.
She enjoyed watching basketball, fishing, dancing, traveling and attending
her family’s sporting events. She is loved and will be missed by
her family and friends.
She is survived by her daughter, son in-law, grandson, granddaughter in-law,
and 4 great grand-children.
Joan was proceeded in death by her husband, son, sisters, brother, parents
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, January 14, 2 p.m. at St. Paul’s
Episcopal Church in Claremore, OK. In lieu of flowers, please consider
making a donation in her name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
at stjude.org or Clarehouse at