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Obituary: Joan Sue Weiss

Joan Sue Weiss joined her Lord on May 5, 2019. She was born in Cuba, Kansas, on Sept. 4, 1938, to Ed and Zelma Uleen Rytych.

She is survived by her husband, Irwin; her daughter, Laura Susan Lilley-Coles and her spouse, Lottie Elizabeth Lilley-Coles; her sons, Bradley Steven Lilley and his spouse, Helen Lilley, and Timothy Scott Lilley. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Tamryn Carol-Lynn Ray, Steven Craig Lilley, Tawney Sue-Lynn Lilley; and her great-grandchild, Timmy Ray — all the gems in her life.

Joan was very friendly with a delightful, cheerful smile. She graduated from Franklin High school in Los Angeles, California. Her passions were her Christian religion, her beautiful singing voice, and especially her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchild. Being very popular, she was president of the Jaycees Wives of San Dimas, California. Also, being fond of camping and the outdoors, she served as president of the Yavapai Sams RV’ers for two years.

Funeral services will be held at Forest Lawn Cemetery Covina, California. Arrangements entrusted to Ruffner Wakelin Funeral Home Prescott Chapel. Please log on to to sign Joan’s guestbook and share a memory with the family.

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