Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Joann Marie Emrick (April 15, 2016)

Joann Marie Emrick, age 70, of Greenville, Ohio, passed away on Friday, April 15, 2016 at 6:00 PM at her residence. She was born on November 30, 1945 in New Madison, Ohio, to the late Charles & Marie (Hawkey) Lutz.

She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Richard Lee Emrick of Greenville, Ohio, whom she married on January 15, 1965; daughter, Jodi Mathews of Brookville, IN; son, Rodney Emrick of Greenville; grandchildren, Brittany Mathews and Zachary Mathews and great grandchildren, Jared Mathews and Hailey Mathews Johnsons all of New Madison; brother, Jim Lutz of Greenville; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Clarence Lutz and Richard Lutz.

Joann enjoyed computers, gardening and biking.

There will be a memorial service held on Monday, April 25, 2016 at 3:00 PM at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home, Greenville, Ohio, with Rev. Dennis Shipley Jr. officiating. There will be a private graveside service held at the convenience of the family at Greenmound Cemetery, New Madison, Ohio.

In lieu of flowers it is the wishes of the family that memorial contributions be given to the State of the Heart Care. Condolences for the family may be sent to www.zecharbailey.com