Joan Rich, 64, of Middletown, died Saturday January 24, 2009 at the Atrium Medical Center. She was born February 11, 1944 in Cincinnati to parents Ralph and Irene (Fullenkamp) Hartkemeyer. .
Joan was a secretary for Holy Family Parish for 30 years and graduated from Miami University, cum laude.
She is survived by; husband Dan Rich, daughter Melissa A. (Alan) Church, sons Gary L. (Rochelle) Rich and D. Scott (Tricia) Rich, six grandchildren: Salena Rich, Olivia Rich, Clyde Rich, Lily Church, Lauren Rich and Bennett Rich; brothers Jim (Mary) Hartkemeyer and Dan (Theresia) Hartkemeyer; sisters Alice (Hooman) Abtahi and Rita (Bill) Pennman, and brother-in-law Jerry Huber.
Joan was preceded in death by her parents, brother John Hartkemeyer and sister Elaine Huber.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, January 28, 2009 at 10:00 AM at Holy Family Parish-Holy Trinity Church with Fr. John Civille as Celebrant. Visitation will be Tuesday January 27, 2009 from 5-8 PM at Wilson-Schramm-Spaulding Funeral Home, 3805 Roosevelt Blvd. at Bonita Dr.
Entombment will be at Woodside Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Vincent dePaul Society c/o Holy Family Parish, 201 Clark St. Middletown, OH 45042.