Thursday, July 14, 2016

Obituary: Joanne M. Flint, 83, Canisteo

Joanne M. Flint, 83, formerly of Walnut Street and the Canisteo Manor, passed away Wednesday (July 13, 2016) at Elderwood At Hornell.
Born in Hornell, January 29, 1933, the daughter of Albert and Dorothy Buckley Eirick, she had resided in Canisteo all her life. She was a graduate of Canisteo Central School, and had been employed at the former Westinghouse in Bath, as well as on the kitchen staff at Alfred State College for several years.
Joanne enjoyed bowling and attending stock car races at Woodhull. She was very proud of her grandchildren and great grandchildren and enjoyed spending time with them.
She was predeceased by her parents, her husband William Flint in 1994, and her brother, Duane Eirick.
She is survived by her daughters, Brenda (Ron) Selby of Iowa, Bonda (Bob) Fuhrman of North Carolina, Beth (Lee) Vanhouven of Adrian, Carol ( William Spicer) Dixon of Canisteo, and Kelly (Joe) Jackson of Canisteo, two sons, John (Cindy) Flint of Almond and Dorwin Flint of Hornell, two sisters, Jacqueline Wallace of Rochester and Cinda Moore of Rocky Mount, Virginia, 26 grandchildren and several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
To send a remembrance to the family, please visit The family is being assisted by Gerald R. Brown, Director.
The family will be present to receive friends from 1 PM until 3 PM on Sunday, (July 17, 2016) at the Brown & Powers Funeral Home, 6 Spruce St., Canisteo where funeral services will be held following calling hours at 3:00 PM. Rev. Donald Maynard will officiate. Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery, Canisteo.
Friends may make memorial contributions to: The Activities Fund at Elderwood At Hornell, 1 Bethesda Drive, North Hornell, NY 14843.