Joanne McFarland
September 10, 1938 - February 8, 2012
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Kilpatrick Funeral Home
1200 Lamy Lane
Monroe, LA 71201
318-323-9611 | Map
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Kilpatrick Funeral Home
1200 Lamy Lane
Monroe, LA 71201
318-323-9611 | Map
Tuesday 2/14

Funeral services for Joanne Bennington McFarland, 73 of West Monroe will be held at 2:00 PM, Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at McGuire United Methodist Church in West Monroe. Officiating will be Pastor Michi Head and Associate Pastor Chris McLain. She was born September 10, 1938 and passed away February 8, 2012. A native of Ohio,…

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Bill & Shari MacFarlane left a message on April 22, 2012:
Although we only had chance to meet Joanne once, we felt fortunate to have had that chance and get to witness first hand that warm, friendly person everyone knew and loved.
Jackie White left a message on February 14, 2012:
JD, I am so sorry for your family's lost. I am praying the love of God, friends and family gives you peace and comfort. Sincerely, Jackie White-Taylor
Kristie Jenkins and family left a message on February 14, 2012:
So sorry for your loss. You and your family are in our thoughts and prays.
Rick and Sheryl Jernigan left a message on February 14, 2012:
Joanne was such a joy and always ready to help anyone in need. She will be dearly missed.
Candy Gates left a message on February 13, 2012:
Ms Joanne was full of life and energy. She always came in with a great big smile on her face. Whatever we were doing with the EAC for the employees she was always the first one there to help and the last one to leave. She has and will always hold a very special place in my heart. She loved each one of you very much. I loved hearing her talk about each of you and especially her grandbabies. God Bless and will be Praying for the peace and strength that you need at this time. Candy
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Valerie Hogan Watt left a message on February 13, 2012:
Joellen and family, Words cannot express how sorry I am for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your entire family. I will alway remember the fun times we all had on the ball field.
Paul Murany left a message on February 13, 2012:
Best always, sweet lady.
Pete Dragon left a message on February 13, 2012:
Condolences to JD and his family on their loss.
Lendon Noel left a message on February 13, 2012:
God bless you! Love, Lendon Golson Noel
Michele and Lisa Dutcher left a message on February 13, 2012:
Our hearts go out to everyone in the family for this terrible loss. She will always be remembered as one of Earth's Angels!
Carl Slater left a message on February 13, 2012:
1957 Martins Ferry High School classmate.
Jerry and Cindy Lillo left a message on February 12, 2012:
JoAnne was a dear friend to Jerry for many years and when I came to town, she welcomed me and became a dear friend to me. Her boundless energy, eternal optimism, love for people made her a joy to be around.She always gave 110% of herself in everything she did. JoAnne, you will be surely missed.
Stacey Jordan Cowling left a message on February 12, 2012:
Jarrett: I won't be able to make it in for the visitation or funeral but wanted you to know you & your family are in my prayers. Your mom was a blessing to so many.
Charles & Toni Stennett left a message on February 12, 2012:
We express our sincere and deepest condolences to your family... Our prayers are with you.
jean louise johnson clark left a message on February 12, 2012:
joanne was a beautiful person. i will always remeber her smile and compassion. she took very good care of my aunt mary when she was alive. i saw her at my sister janets house a few years back and enjoyed seeing her again.she loved her family and life itself. she will be sadly missed.
Jennifer Cousans Sibley left a message on February 12, 2012:
I am so sorry for your loss. i will be praying for the family during this difficult time.
Darren White left a message on February 12, 2012:
God bless all who new Joanne. She will be missed. Take care, Darren White.
Jean McNeil left a message on February 12, 2012:
Joanne was not just "my boss", but more important she was my friend. To know Joanne and being her friend was a blessing. That lady touched more lives and made a differene in their lives. I will miss her, but will always remember her smile and her spirit and know that Heaven is a brighter place since she is there, because my world was a better place because God placed Joanne in my life.
Deen Thompson left a message on February 11, 2012:
Walt, Joellen,and all the family. My thoughts and prayers are with you as you celebrate Joanne's life.
Norm, Carol, and Joel Miller left a message on February 11, 2012:
Mo, Kathleen, Leigh, and family - We didn't know until today. God be with you all and give you His peace.
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
tom&judyjane forristal left a message on February 11, 2012:
Joanne-your smile and laughter will be sorely missed. We love you and our hearts are breaking for your family.
Jean and Joe Jones left a message on February 11, 2012:
Walt, You know how much we cared about you both....we will miss Joanne so much and we keep you all in our thoughts and prayers. Jean and Joe
Wendi Moore Richardson left a message on February 11, 2012:
Blessed and thankful to have known Ms. Joanne and keeping all of you in my prayers.
Becky Horton left a message on February 11, 2012:
Such a memory of my childhood. Linden Drive was where all of her family was part of mine.
Nikki Pettitt Castaldi left a message on February 11, 2012:
Much love to a great lady and dear family! Nikki Pettitt Castaldi and family.
Carol Woods left a message on February 11, 2012:
Dear Wallly and Family, I am so very sorry for your loss. I will keep you in my prayers during this difficult time.
William Miller left a message on February 11, 2012:
Walt and our family cousins, We the Miller boys conevy our deepest condolences in this time of deep loss to our family. We remember the energy and smile Joanne put into everything, especially our family reunion for Grandma Rose's 100th birthday and all the earlier times together growing up and are thankful for her life. Her caring for others has earned her spot in heaven along side Grandma Rose, our Bro. Bob Bobbie Lou, our Mom Aunt Peg,Aunt Helen and Cousin Judy and will be there to greet us when we are all reunited in HIs eternal kingdom. Cousins Bill in CT & John in WV
Bro Eddy Shoemaker left a message on February 11, 2012:
I will be praying for all of ya. God Bless You. Bro Eddy Chaplain from Glenwood
kay & art parry left a message on February 11, 2012:
WHAT A WONDERFUL FRIEND JOANNE WAS. WE HAVE KEPT IN TOUCH SINCE HIGH SCHOOL AND THE MEMORIES OF OUR TIMES TOGETHER WILL ALWAYS BE WITH US. JOANNE WAS A WONDERFUL, LOVING PERSON SHE WILL BE MISSED. KAY & ARTIE
Linda and John Cerisano Withers left a message on February 11, 2012:
Wally, We are so saddened by the loss of Joanne, she was a wonderful gift to family and friends. We will always cherish the fun times together...no friends like our friends from home. She will be missed by all! Our prayers remain with you and your family. Love, Linda and John Cerisano Withers
Julie Duty left a message on February 10, 2012:
Joanne was a wonderful lady. All were so blessed to have known her.
Robin Hughes left a message on February 10, 2012:
My love to you Breezy and my love to your lovely wife! A smile I will never forget! My love, Robin
Jeannie Roberts left a message on February 10, 2012:
I am so saddend by Joanne's death. I am her tap dancing instructor. I want you to know that she was the most energetic, fun pupil and loved every minute of her tapping and especially the performances. If She couldn't tap she would be there to cheer us on. We will miss her deeply. I know that she is dancing in heaven now. My thoughts and prayers are with her family.
Paul & Pat Thompson left a message on February 10, 2012:
We will miss her terribly, but will always hold her up as a very memorable lady and friend. We should all aspire to be the kind of person that she was.
Ron and Judy White left a message on February 10, 2012:
One of our best friends for over 50 years. SO MANY HAPPY MEMORIES. sHE WILL BE MISSED.Wish we could be with her beautiful family.Love you all Judy & Ron and family.
Howard A. McFarland left a message on February 10, 2012:
A candle was lit by Howard A. McFarland on 2012/02/10
Deborah Painich left a message on February 10, 2012:
We are going to miss Joanne and I pray for her family in this difficult time.
Brenda Poimboeuf left a message on February 10, 2012:
Deepest condolences, Joellen, to you and your family. You were there for me when my mom died, and it goes without saying that if you need anything from me, you have only to ask.
Jim and Marlene Everson left a message on February 10, 2012:
Wally and family.... Marlene and I are very saddended by your loss of Joanne. May God's comfort be with you during these difficult times.
Dick Bolon left a message on February 10, 2012:
Wally, I had no idea Joanne was ailing. I enjoyed talking to both of you at the MFHS 50th reunion. You have my deepest sympathy. Dick B.
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Kay and Larry Culpepper left a message on February 10, 2012:
Joellen, We were saddened to hear of your loss and pray that our Lord will revive precious memories to help you and your family during this difficult time. We will be moving to Baton Rouge next week to help our daughter, Amy, with her children. She lost her husband in November. We will miss seeing you.
Heather Wasserkrug left a message on February 10, 2012:
My deepest condolences go out to Joanne's family, her glenwood family is sadden to hear of her passing. I had the honor to take care of her the last few months and she will forever have a special place in my heart. Will continue to pray for her family during this difficult time. Sincerely, Nurse Heather
larry & dona oros left a message on February 10, 2012:
we are friends from Ohio & had some wonderful times together.She was fun & happy much of the time. We are so very sorry--she will be missed.
Bob and Diana Giffin left a message on February 10, 2012:
Walt Joanne was such a special person. She will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time. Bob and Di
Howard McFarland left a message on February 10, 2012:
I could not have asked for a finer sister-in-law. Her love for people, especially her family, was a big part of her life.
Judi Nemeti left a message on February 10, 2012:
So very sorry. Stay strong. Love you guys.
Bob Mirabito left a message on February 10, 2012:
Walt, Susan, Daniel, and I extend our condolences on Joanne's passing. We cherish the time we spent as neighbors on Comanche Trail. Joanne never met a person she didn't know and she could always see the positive in any situation. We will miss her.
Judy Witsberger left a message on February 10, 2012:
Wally, Very sorry to receive this news. Know that we are thinking about you. Judy and Bob
jack prendergast left a message on February 10, 2012:
wally, my thoughts are with you. although not seeing you for many years i will always remember the love you showed for each other. joanne was a fine lady. may she rest in peace, jack
Kay Bennington left a message on February 10, 2012:
Joanne my dear sister-in-law,you were more like a sister. I will miss our long talks. The distance between us never mattered as long as we had our phones.You touched my life in so many ways.I know how much Brother Bruce meant to you and he in return loved you as much.I promised to take care of him and I know you will be his guardian angel as well.We will meet again sister to take up where we left off. I love you and may you Rest in Peace.
Erika Best left a message on February 9, 2012:
Joellen and family, Words cannot express how sorry I am for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and to your entire family. We love you dearly! Erika Best and family
Pam Dear left a message on February 9, 2012:
Leigh, Peter, and families. I'm so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts.
The Sarfati Family left a message on February 9, 2012:
Joanne, we will love you always. You were such a force for good to so many. You blessed my dad with years of friendship and love. You were the love of his life. I will always be grateful to you for all that you have done for all of us. Our family will go forward doing good for others as a tribute to you.
Kilpatrick Funeral Homes left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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