Burch, Joan Mae, Breckenridge, Michigan


Passed away Saturday, January 31, 2015 at Schnepp Senior Care and Rehab Center in St. Louis. Age 63 years. She was born January 25, 1952 to Kenneth Lyle Burch and Lillian Julia (Wolgast) Burch. She is preceded in death by her brother Lyle Kenneth Burch July 10, 1968. Her father Kenneth Lyle Burch, August 21, 1986. Her mother Lillian Julia Burch, October 7, 1996. She leaves behind her many dear friends and many cousins and aunts. Joan loved spending time with her pets, friends, gardening, attending auctions sales and animal swaps. When she was able to walking in the woods behind her house. Her fondest memories were the time spent with her mother in Frankenmuth, Mi., and the many short trips across Michigan. Until her disability, Joan had worked at the Soaring Eagle Casino at the Mt. Pleasant as a security guard for Burnís Security Services. Sewing shoes at the Wolverine World Wide, Ithaca, Mi. She also worked as a care taker sorting peppers at the Wheeler pepper plant and Christmas wreaths at Hearnís Farm. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Lux and Whiting Funeral Chapel with Rev. Thomas C. Messer officiating. Interment will follow in Lafayette Township Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of services at the funeral home. Memorials can be made to Breckenridge fire-rescue, Gratiot County Humane Society (for pets care only), Meals on wheels or donorís choice. www.luxfuneralhomes.com