She was preceded in death by her daughter, Lisa Stoddard. She was an active member of First United Methodist Church in Hudson for 30 years. Joan loved to bake and enjoyed sharing her baking goods with friends and family. She cared for many children over the years including foster children and foreign exchange students. Joan and Bob volunteered at the Hernando Pasco Hospice and donations can be made in her honor there. A memorial service will take place at Pleasant Lawn Cemetery in Parish, NY on Sunday, May 28th at 1:30 p.m.