Joann Grace Shea (nee Stark) of Oro Valley, AZ passed away peacefully at home on SundayOctober 23rd , 2022.\n\nJoann, aged 92, was born and raised in Tarentum, PA in 1930; married Everett D. Shea, Jr. in1951; lived much of her adult life in St. Mary's, PA where she and Everett raised four children;and retired to Hilton Head and finally Oro Valley.\n\nJoann is predeceased by her husband Everett and her son Jeffrey; and survived by her daughterKathy (and husband Joseph Chera in Oro Valley AZ), her daughter Cynthia (and husband TerryWilson in Oro Valley, AZ), and her son Samuel (and wife Anne in Pennsdale, PA); as well asseveral grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and her toy poodle, Rose.\n\nJoann lived a wonderful life. She was known for her beauty - inside and out, and dedication toher family. Along with her husband, Everett, Joann was very active in the St. Mary's and ArabianHorse communities. She also enjoyed cooking, crafting, furniture restoration, tennis, and travel.Joann's body will be cremated at Vistoso Funeral Home in Oro Valley, and her cremains will beinterred at the Shea family plot in Luthersburg, PA. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Mark theEvangelist Catholic Church in Oro Valley on Saturday November 26th at 10 am, followed by aCelebration of Life at Vistoso Funeral Home. Condolences for the family may be offered atwww.vistosoFH.com.\n\nIn lieu of flowers, the family would welcome a donation to the charity of your choice in Joann'shonor. Special thanks to the staff at Oro Valley Hospital and Catalina Hospice for helping carefor Joann in her final days.\n\nThere are no gallery images.