June 5, 1953 ~ October 31, 2008
Greece: Friday, October 31, 2008 at age 55, after a five year battle with cancer. Predeceased by her mother, Mary Ann Centola. She is survived by her father, Edwin Centola; sister, Edwina (Bernard) Farnand; brothers, Bruce (Anna) Centola & Duane (Susan) Centola; nieces, Danica & Melissa Farnand, Gina & Andrea Centola; nephew, Paul Centola; many dear friends who supported her throughout this entire ordeal. Joann served as cantor & chorister at numerous churches in the Roman Catholic Diocese of Rochester. She also worked with many animal rescue groups in the area. Her Memorial Mass will be celebrated, Saturday, November 8th, 10 A.M. at St. Anne’s Church, 1600 Mt. Hope Avenue (a reception will follow in the church Social Hall immediately after Mass) Interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery held privately. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations will be gratefully accepted by Webster Comfort Care Home, 700 Holt Road, Webster NY 14580 or Laraine VanBlarcom Cat & Kitten Rescue, 6 Barben Circle, Mendon NY 14506 in her memory.