JoAnn Hart (Patecell)
JoAnn Hart, 81, Blue Springs, MO passed away Oct. 6, 2017. Graveside services will be 10:30 am, Thursday, Oct. 12 at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Raytown, MO. Visitation will be 6-8 pm, Wed. at Speaks Suburban Chapel, 18020 E. 39th St., Independence, MO 64055.
JoAnn was born Jan. 18, 1936 in Stewartsville, MO before moving to Kansas City and graduating from East High School in the Class of 1954. While still in school she began a career at Sears which spanned over thirty-five years. She enjoyed reading, solving crossword puzzles, bingo, watching the Royals and Chiefs and was one of Pepsi’s biggest fans. Most of all she was a fantastic mother and grandmother to her family.
JoAnn was preceded in death by her husband Jack Hart and sister Betty Jane Patecell. She is survived by daughter Debbie Pugh and husband Keith, Blue Springs, MO; son Kenneth Hart, Woodbridge, VA; grandson Neil Pugh and fiancée Kayla Ray, Independence, MO; Reese Pugh, Blue Springs, MO; great-granddaughter Phoebe Pugh and many special nieces and nephews.