B. Joan Genest

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B. Joan Genest
1937 - 2018

ALBION - B. Joan Genest of Albion passed away peacefully at her home on July 28, 2018, at the age of 80. She was born on Dec. 10, 1937, the daughter of William A. and Phyllis (Graf) Morrison.

Joan grew up in Anson and went to school in Skowhegan. She graduated from Waterville High School.
Joan worked at C.F. Hathaway, Keyes Fibre and finally retired from Walmart.

Joan enjoyed anything to do with the outdoors from gardening to feeding and watching her birds. She enjoyed spending time with her family and loved attending her grandchildren's sporting events and other activities.

Joan is predeceased by her parents; and sisters, Mary Vigue and Nancy Green.

Joan is survived by her loving husband of 30 years, Donald (Dale); a son Darryl (Skip) Prentiss and wife Brenda; brother William Morrison; stepchildren, Paula Locke and husband Tim, Dawn Marin, Karen Hilton, Todd Genest and wife Sherry; brothers-in- law, Mervin Green, Bob (Jeaninne) Mike (Peggy) Genest; sisters-in-laws, Paula (Don) Carter and Cheryl (Steve) Mitchell; nine grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Joan's family would like to give special thanks to the MaineGeneral's hospice nurses and care takers for being so supportive.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, August 8, 2018, at Notre Dame Catholic Church, 116 Silver St., Waterville, followed by a burial that will be held in the McClintock Cemetery, Nowell Road, Winslow.

Arrangements are under the direction and care of Gallant Funeral Home, 10 Elm St., Waterville. An online guestbook may be signed, memories shared and condolences expressed at www. gallantfh.com

In lieu of flowers, donations in Joan's memory may be sent to:
MaineGeneral Hospice
10 Water St.
Waterville, ME 04901



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Waterville, ME 04901
207-873-3393
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Published in Central Maine on Aug. 2, 2018