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Joan E. "Joani" (Bender) Pierce

June 18, 1935 ~ April 27, 2022 (age 86)


Joan E. Pierce, 86, of Lebanon, PA, passed away on Wednesday, April 27, 2022. She was the wife of Robert K. Pierce for 69 years. Joan (Joani) was born in Lebanon on June 18, 1935 to the late Albert and Naomi Bender. Joan was a homemaker, employee of the Cornwall Lebanon School District, and a volunteer guide at the Lebanon Historical Society. She enjoyed her family, being a 4-H leader, sewing, Hockey games, and cross country trips with her husband and friends. In addition to her Husband, she is survived by her daughters, Dian Dyer (Lari), Pamela Ebersole (Tony), Patricia Levan (Martin), and her son, Robert Pierce (Debra), 7 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren, her sister Susan Moore and her Brother, Albert Bender. A funeral service will be held Friday, May 6, 2022 at 2:00 PM at Christman's Funeral Home, 226 Cumberland St., Lebanon, PA to be followed by interment at Grand View Memorial Park, 500 N. Weber Street, Lebanon, Pa. Memorial contributions may be made to American Diabetes Association P.O. Box 15829 Arlington, VA 22215. For more information, to order flowers, or to send messages of condolence, please visit www.christmansfuneralhome.com

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Memorial Service
May 6, 2022

2:00 PM
Christman's Funeral Home, Inc.
226 Cumberland Street
Lebanon, PA 17042


American Diabetes Association
PO Box 15829, Arlington VA 22215

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