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Obituary: JoAnn Derksen

 JoAnn Derksen

JoAnn Derksen

JoAnn Derksen, 81, of Chino Valley, Arizona departed this life Monday, May 16, 2016, in Prescott, Arizona. She was born in Phoenix, Arizona, on March 1, 1935.

JoAnn was a retired nurse. She filled her days with gardening and taking care of her beloved pets. She loved her Lord, her children and her pets.

She was preceded in death by her husband Ray Derksen in 1987.

She is survived by daughters Ty Wagner and Patty Derksen of Barstow, California and Joy Ramsey Smith of Dewey, Arizona; sister Norma Bennett of

Chino Valley, Arizona; grandsons Raymond and Richmond Wagner of Barstow, California, Melvin Olds of Prescott Valley, Arizona, Billy and Bo Barton of Winslow, Arizona, David Hoover of Salt Lake City, Utah, Christopher Hoover of Chino Valley, Arizona; granddaughter Anna Derksen of Barstow, California; three great grandsons; and five great granddaughters.

There will be a private service at a later date. Please visit to sign JoAnn’s online guestbook.

Services entrusted to Chino Valley Funeral Home.

Information provided by survivors.

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