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IN MEMORY OF Joan Mary McCormick

October 30, 2013

Joan Mary McCormick 
Joan Mary McCormick
Funeral services were held at St. Annís Church in Slayton, MN on Monday, October 28, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. with Fr. James Seitz officiating.†
1933 - Joan Mary McCormick - 2013

Joan McCormick was born on June 5, 1933 in St. Kilian, Minnesota to Bernard and Agnes Diekmann Schroer. She grew up in St. Kilian and attended country school.†On June 29, 1963 she and Glen McCormick were married at St. Maryís Church in Worthington, Minnesota.†Following their marriage they made their home in Slayton, Minnesota where Joan did in home daycare for many years. She later worked at the Ridotto Inn in Slayton and in 1982, Joan started working at the Slayton Manor in housekeeping. Glen passed away in 1992. Due to failing health on August 26, 2013 Joan moved to Our House Hospice Home in Slayton and passed away there on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at the age of 80.† She was a member of St. Annís Church in Slayton. Joan enjoyed spending time with family and friends, embroidering, crocheting, dancing, doing crossword puzzles and vacationing with her sisters.†††

Survivors include her three children and their spouses: Vaughn and Stasia McCormick, Lakefield, MN, Ben and Kristi McCormick, Albertville, MN and Maria and Dean Schreier, Currie, MN; five grandchildren: Jessica Emerson and her husband Chad, Ben Schultz, Zackary McCormick, Joseph Schreier and Samantha Schreier; one great-grandson Jeremy Emerson and eight siblings and their spouses: Victor and Kathleen Schroer, Le Center, MN, Alverna and Vern Lovell, Galt, CA, Carol Holm, Minnetonka, MN, Cecilia and Ralph Urcan, Los Angeles, CA, Dan and Jo Schroer, Joplin, MO, June and Jim Brust, Russell, MN, Jane and Wayne Sazama,f Round Lake, MN and Connie and Kelly Vortherms, Worthington, MN. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Glen McCormick; two sisters: Bernadette Moore and Shirley Brower and one brother Raymond Schroer.

Funeral services were held at St. Annís Church in Slayton, MN on Monday, October 28, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. with Fr. James Seitz officiating.†The organist was Judy Andrews.†The song leader was Rita Lear with special music by Dennis Moore and Jonathan Moore.†The pallbearers were Todd Holm, Brian Sailor, Mark Schroer, Jason Brust, Tony Sazama and Ben Schultz.†Interment is at St. Annís Cemetery, Slayton, MN.†To send condolences visit

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