JoAnn M. Perkins

1933 - 2020

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JoAnn M. Perkins, 87, of Findlay, passed away at Bridge Hospice Care Center on Thursday, October 8, 2020. JoAnn was born on March 18, 1933 to the late Orean and Mable (Altman) Radabaugh. JoAnn was a cheerleader at Van Buren High where she graduated, Class of 1951. JoAnn married her high school sweetheart, Joesph "Ed" Perkins, on May 12, 1953, and he survives. Also surviving are her sons, Craig (Karen) Perkins of Bellevue, OH and Brad (Debbie) Perkins of Dublin, OH; along with four grandchildren, three great grandchildren and her two brothers, Dale (Carol) Radabaugh of Van Buren, OH and Rex (Judy) Radabaugh of Upper Sandusky, OH. She is preceded in death by her brothers, Dick, Joe, Jack, Don, and Wayne Radabaugh, as well as sisters Betty Kern, Marilyn Parish, Ardynelle Weakly, Judy Miller, and Sondra Singer. JoAnn was a dedicated homemaker. She loved her family dearly, and loved to cook for them; her holiday caramels, and potato salad are a few of the favorite recipes that stay in the family. She enjoyed canning, gardening, and camping. Those closest to her remember JoAnn as sweet, kind and friendly, who never knew a stranger. JoAnn and Ed have been attending the Calvary Baptist Church since 1964. The Perkins family would like to give a special thank you to the staff of Bridge Home Health and Hospice for the wonderful care given to JoAnn in her final days. A private funeral service will be held at COLDREN CRATES FUNERAL HOME on Monday, October 12, 2020 with Pastor Gordon Dickson presiding. A burial to follow at Maple Grove Cemetery. Contributions can be made in memory of JoAnn to Bridge Home Health and Hospice. Online condolences to the family are welcomed by visiting www.coldrencrates.com.


Service Information

  • Final Resting Place:

    Maple Grove Cemetery [Map]
    1120 W Main Cross St
    Findlay, Ohio 45840

  • Contributions:

    Bridge Home Health & Hospice

    15100 Birchaven Lane
    Findlay, Ohio 45840

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To : Craig
Date :Monday, October 12th 2020
From : Rod Family
Craig and your family are in our thoughts and prayers My aunt JoAnn is still my favorite Aunt!!!!! She was a very loving women



To : Brad
Date :Friday, October 9th 2020
From : Jason
Brad and family - my condolences. JoAnn sounds like a remarkable woman! Bless you all as well as the staff at Bridge HH.



To : Ed Perkins
Date :Saturday, October 10th 2020
From : Paul Julia Hinshaw
Ed, You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers !



To : Family
Date :Saturday, October 10th 2020
From : Diane Radabaugh-Kirtland
Prayers for family. Aunt JoAnn was a fun person, happy, caring. I know she will be missed by all.



To : Ed Perkins
Date :Saturday, October 10th 2020
From : Paul Julia Hinshaw
Ed, You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers !



To : Ed Perkins
Date :Saturday, October 10th 2020
From : Gary Rinehart and wife Charkene
Ed
Don’t know if you will remember me. Mom and me attended Calvary Baptist church.
You have our deepest sympathy. May God give you the peace that passes understanding.
I’m in an internship at church of Great peace being trained to preach, also church go to in Gilboa has training classes too.
Again you have our sympathy!
God give you comfort!
Chaplain Gary Rinehart and CharleneRinehart





To : The Perkins Family
Date :Sunday, October 11th 2020
From : Wayne and Carla Tucker
Our condolences to your family. You all are in our thoughts and prayers.



To : Brad Perkins
Date :Monday, October 12th 2020
From : Brian Elstner
My thoughts are with you and your family. May memories bring you comfort and peace in this time of loss.



To : Brad Family
Date :Monday, October 12th 2020
From : Waystar Engineering Team
Deepest sympathies in this most difficult times. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Delgado & Team






To : Craig
Date :Tuesday, October 13th 2020
From : Rod Family
Craig and your family are in our thoughts and prayers My aunt JoAnn is still my favorite Aunt!!!!! She was a very loving women



To : Craig
Date :Saturday, October 17th 2020
From : Rod Family
Craig and your family are in our thoughts and prayers My aunt JoAnn is still my favorite Aunt!!!!! She was a very loving women



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