Joan (Hoysack) Watson

April 23, 2020


Joan Watson (Hoysack), was brought home by her Shepherd, Jesus, on April 23, 2020, at age 82, while under the care of Suncrest Hospice, at the Sheridan Sr. Living Center, in Park Ridge, Illinois.  Married to and survived by the true love of her life for 48 years, Dr. Ronald L. Watson, who she lovingly cared for after his stroke, 10 years ago. She was born on September, 01, 1938, in Rochester, N.Y. to the late John and Geraldine Hoysack. She was gifted with kindness, caring, loyalty and an inner calm, all blessings to help anyone who came into her life. Survived by her only sibling, loving sister, Kathryn (Bernie) Hartman, Proud stepmother to Kristen Watson; Sister-in-law Elaine, Brothers-in-law, Tom and Don. She was a loving and guiding influence to  five nephews and one niece: Patrick, Todd, Shawn, Joshua, Matthew and Elizabeth
A Memorial Service will be held in her honor on Saturday September, 19, 2020 at Cooney Funeral Home on Busse Hwy, Park Ridge, from 11:00 to 2:00 Please bring a personal note to the family, concerning Joan. The Lord was her Shepherd and guiding influence.Donations are welcome to either, International Fellowship of Christian and Jews, (Chicago,) or Suncrest Hospice, (Chicago.) For information please call 847-685-1002 or visit

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