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Joann Sparks

July 16, 1946 January 2, 2018
Joann Sparks
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Obituary for Joann Sparks

Joann (Kosut) Sparks age 71 of Mechanicsburg (formerly Marietta, Ohio), passed away on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. She was born to the late Martin Kosut and Edna Mae Reed on July 16, 1946 in Steubenville, Ohio.
Joann was a graduate of Marietta High School and worked as a nurse for 30 years prior to retiring in 2011.
Family and friends were Joann’s passion and delight. She spent much time at the Champaign County Senior Center and made many lifelong friends there. Joann was an active member of the Life Net Christian fellowship. She loved to go to craft shows and line dancing. Joann was also a member of Just 4 Fun Line Dancers.
Joann is proceeded in death by her parents, her husband, William (Jene) Sparks and her son, William (Randy) Sparks.
Joann is survived by her sons, Shayne (Peggy) Sparks of Mechanicsburg, Ohio; John J. Sparks of Orient, Ohio and daughter in law, Tanya Sparks of Westminster, South Carolina; Grandchildren Brandon & Mallory Sparks, Josey & Wyatt Sparks and Cody & Kaylee Sparks; Great Granddaughter Cailey Sparks. She also leaves behind numerous loving relatives and friends.
Visitation will be held on Friday, January 5, 2018 from 5 - 8 PM at Hadley Funeral Home Reno Chapel, 1021 Pike Street, Marietta, Ohio 45750 with the funeral service on January 6, 2018 at 11 AM at the East Lawn Memorial Park Chapel with Pastor Chris Livingston officiating.
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5:00 PM 1/5/2018 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/5/2018 8:00:00 PM
Hadley Funeral Home - Pike, Marietta

1021 Pike St.
Marietta, OH 45750

Hadley Funeral Home - Pike, Marietta
1021 Pike St. Marietta 45750 OH
United States





11:00 AM 1/6/2018 11:00:00 AM
East Lawn Memorial Park

27880 State Route 7
Marietta, Ohio 45750

East Lawn Memorial Park
27880 State Route 7 Marietta 45750 Ohio
United States

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