Of Everett, passed away peacefully on November 27 at the age of 87 surrounded by her loving family. Joan was the beloved wife of John Aubrey for 60 years. She leaves behind her daughter Karen and husband David LaVita of Chester, NH, her son Kevin and wife Ellen Kontos of Boxford, daughter Karen Stillings of Malibar, Fla, sons John Jr. and wife Brenda Aubrey of Nashua, NH, late Gary and his late wife Christine Aubrey, Glenn and wife Patricia Aubrey of Peabody, daughter Tanis and husband John McKinnon of Litchfield, NH, sons late Richard and Raymond Aubrey, daughters Dorena and William Jacavanco of Topsfield, Candice and Mark Powers of Everett. Her loving 19 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren.
Joan was the loving sister to Phyllis Sesia of Ridge, NH, Christine Panniello of Chelmsford, and the late Florence Olsen, Franklin Cramb Jr, Donald Cramb, Dora Dunton. and many nieces and nephews.
Joan loved being around children, always offering her babysitting services for family and friends. She adored her dogs and birds. She enjoyed ceramics and bowling in her younger days.
Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend a visitation at the JF Ward Funeral Home, 772 Broadway, Everett, on Tuesday, Dec 6th from 9 to 11 am, followed by a graveside service at Puritan Lawn Cemetery, 185 Lake St., Peabody.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Joan’s memory may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Foundation @www.jdrf.org