Joanne Crooks, 75 was reunited with her husband on March 31st 2021. Joanne was born in Chicago Illinois on 08/01/1945. She moved to Mesa Arizona in 1975 where she worked as an accounting/office manager for many different companies over the course of her career as well as running her own real estate company. She married Oren Crooks on 03/02/1979 and together blended a family of 5. Joanne and Oren worked together as well as traveled to many beautiful places over the years with friends and family. Joanne was preceded in death by her beloved husband Oren Crooks, parents Helen and John Rizza and her brother Paul Rizza. She will be deeply missed by her surviving family; twin daughters Denise Axelrod (Glen Axelrod) of Mesa Arizona, Melissa Moore (Luis Cochran) of Florence Arizona, as well as her 6 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. She will be laid to rest next to her husband in a private graveside service with the family at City of Mesa Cemetery.