Mary “Joanne” Flynn Mahlke, 89, of Wheeling, WV, handed away on Friday, October 2, 2020 on the Nation Membership Retirement Middle in Bellaire, OH.
She was born on November 3, 1930, in Marietta, OH, daughter of the late Alma Swaney Flynn and Russell S. Flynn, Sr.
Joanne spent most of her profession as a loving Registered Nurse for Dr. Battaglino’s workplace, the place she was obsessed with caring for her sufferers till her retirement. Joanne was additionally an energetic member of St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church.
A few of her favourite previous occasions have been touring, particularly to the seashore, and gardening, though nothing made her happier than spending time with household and associates at Oglebay Park. An avid sports activities fan, you could possibly all the time discover Joanne cheering on her beloved West Virginia Mountaineers, Pittsburgh Steelers or Pittsburgh Pirates, not often lacking a recreation. Joanne was a really type soul and whereas she had many, one among her most adorable qualities is how a lot she loved serving to others with out them understanding.
Often known as “Grandma, Mario, or GG”, one among her biggest accomplishments in life was her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, whom she cherished so dearly.
Along with her mother and father, Joanne was preceded in dying by her beloved husband, Donald Harry Mahlke, Sr.; and a brother, Russell S. Flynn, Jr.
Joanne is survived by her three kids, Carol L. (Ed) Erb, Susan Okay. Hamilton and Donald H. (Gina) Mahlke, Jr.; six grandchildren, Stephanie (Mike) Kreider, Kristen (Mike) McKenna, Kevin (Emily) Erb, Michael Hamilton, Meridith (Jared) Brankamp and Morghan Mahlke; and 7 nice -grandchildren, Kiley, Kaitlyn, Brock, Jackson, Molly “Flynn”, Henry and Ben.
Pals will likely be acquired on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. till the time of service at 1:30 p.m. at St. James Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1409 Chapline Avenue, Wheeling, WV 26003 with Reverend Deborah Gable officiating. Interment will comply with the service in Greenwood Cemetery, Wheeling, WV. Masks and Social Distancing will likely be required.
Preparations made by Kepner Funeral Properties, 166 Kruger Avenue, Wheeling, WV (#304-242-2311).
Memorial contributions could also be made to St. James Church (Memo: The Meals Pantry), 1409 Chapline Avenue, Wheeling, WV 26003.
Private condolences could also be made to the household at www.kepnerfuneral.com.