JoAnn Elizabeth Ammirati returned to her heavenly home Saturday April 22, 2017 in Gilbert, Arizona at the age of 76. JoAnn was born in Baker, Oregon on February 23, 1941. She is preceded in death by her husband, Joseph. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Debbie and Brent Brown, her son and daughter-in-law Greg and Michelle Ammirati, her four grandchildren Jordan, Brittany, Logan, and Kelbee, and two great grandchildren.
JoAnn’s greatest joy was spending time with her family and loved ones. She was a devout member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and enjoyed working on family history. She had many close confidants whom she loved spending time with and serving. Her testimony of Jesus Christ was known by all she encountered. She will be missed by all those who knew her and her legacy and spirit will live on for generations.
Visitation at Bunker Family Funeral Home from 6-8pm on Friday April 28th located at 3529 E University Dr. Mesa, AZ 85213. A graveside service will be the following day at Mariposa Gardens Memorial Park located at 6747 E Broadway Rd. Mesa, AZ 85206 at 12:00pm.
Arraignments handled by Bunker Family Funeral, www.bunkerfuneral.com.
So very sorry to learn of Joann’s passing. We were friends and classmates in the 1959 class at Baker High School. I always liked Joann so very much and she was truly a wonderful person.
I knew that JoAnn had many medical challenges lately, but didn’t realize how serious they were. She will be missed. A very special lady!
So shocking to read. JoAnn was a dear sweet lady who we will miss. Rest in Peace and give Joe a huge hug from us. Sure enjoyed our visits in AZ and all the exploring we did. Loved the time they came to meet up with us in San Diego. Blessings and prayers for the family
I’m deeply sorry for your loss. It’s my hope that you can draw comfort and strength from Jehovah God’s promises in the Bible at Revelation 21: 3, 4 and John 5: 28, 29 that there will soon be a time when there will be no more death, and we will see our dead loved ones again. Please accept my deepest condolences.