Joan E. Roper 1930-2017

WARREN — Joan E. Roper, 86, passed away Sunday, Nov. 5, 2017, at Trumbull Memorial Hospital.

Joan was born Nov. 28, 1930, in Homestead, Pa., to Jesse and Eudora McCullough Votaw.

On Jan. 17, 1948, Joan was united in marriage to Edward F. Roper, who preceded her in death Aug. 19, 2001.

Joan was a member of EMBELM Club and Elks Club 397. She enjoyed reading, traveling, crocheting, cross stitching and quilting.

Joan is survived by her son, Terry (Marsha) Roper; her daughter, Nancy Miller; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers; and an infant sister.

Visitation for Joan will be 11 a.m. to noon Friday, Nov. 10, at Lane Funeral Homes, Warren location, where a funeral service will immediately follow at noon.

Please visit to leave condolences for the family.

In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to Emmanuel Lutheran Church or your favorite charity.

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