Mrs. Joanne C. Best, 83, of Fombell passed away peacefully at her residence on Monday, September 26th, 2022 with her loving family at her side.
Mrs. Best was born in Franklin Twp. on February 8th, 1939 to the late Joseph and Dorthea (Kirkwood) Wright. Joann was a homemaker and enjoyed camping and spending time with her family members.
She is survived by her husband Paige Best whom she married on May 26th, 1978, her three girls Robin (Rob) Cancelliere, Beth Charlier (Jason Nye), and Paige (Bill) Fichter all of Fombell, step children Dorothy (Daryl) Mobley and William (Rose) Best, grandchildren, Amiyah, Cash, and Ophelia, step grandchildren Jessica Woitel, Ginny Mobley, Amanda Mobley, Valery Fields, and Joseph Fields, brothers Robert (Liz) Wright of Fombell and Jerry (Pat) Wright of New Sewickley Twp., and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters Shirley Lowers, Peg Best, and Nancy Mercado, half brother Bill Kirkwood, brothers Richard Wright and Jack Wright, and step daughter Brenda Fields.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm until the time of the service at 6:00 pm at the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home and Crematory Inc. with Pastor Dennis Arndt of the Lillyville Church of God officiating.
Mrs. Best’s family would like to thank Lutheran Senior Life VNA Hospice for the wonderful care they gave to Joanne.