Joan E. O’Loughlin, 82 years old, of Poughkeepsie, NY, died February 20, 2021, at The Pines of Poughkeepsie Nursing Home.
She was the wife of the late William O’Loughlin, whom she married in August, 1978. Born in Great Barrington, MA, she was the daughter of the late Earle and Clara Mitchell of Hillsdale, NY.
As a military wife, she lived in multiple states. She enjoyed cooking, music, gardening and traveling. However, she especially loved spending time with her siblings, children and many grand and great-grandchildren.
She leaves her son, John Jackson and his wife Laurie of North Carolina; her daughters Linda Merolle and her husband Louis of NY, Clara Schermerhorn of Ohio, Pamela Adamo and her husband Thomas of NY; Her brothers Bud Mitchell and his wife Arline of Utah, Russell Mitchell and his wife Susan of Hillsdale, NY, Gail Owens and her husband Vincent of Hillsdale, NY, Patricia Mitchell of Rhode Island, and Carla Mitchell of Hillsdale, NY. She leaves 11 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.
A Memorial service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to The Arthritis Foundation at www.arthritis.org/donate