Biografi til: Joan M Engrave
Joan M. Engrave 7/5/29-7/27/08 Joan was born on July 5, 1929 in Tacoma, and went home to be with the Lord on July 27, 2008. She graduated from Stadium High School in 1947. She attended CPS (now UPS) in Tacoma.
She then went on to Tacoma General Hospital School of Nursing, graduating in 1951 as a Registered Nurse. She worked at Doctors Hospital, Allenmore Hospital, and For Dr. Ohme and Stagner. Joan lived her entire life in Tacoma with her beloved husband Bill of 56 years.
They enjoyed their children Lauri, Chris and Juli, and 6 wonderful grandchildren. Joan brought years of laughter to all who knew her. She was quick with joke, and always brought her unique sense of humor to every situation. Joan spent many years volunteering her time at the Tacoma Orthopedic guild. Joan loved to work in her garden growing beautiful flowers. She especially loved to spend time with her best friends in her Bridge club.
Joan will be remembered by her family as a loving mother, who was a dedicated, loyal, hardworking woman, who never ever gave up.