Joan McBurney Woodcox
PORT HURON: Joan Woodcox died peacefully in her Port Huron, MI home on November 28, 2010. She was born in Detroit, on March 29, 1941 to the late John and Mildred (Heikkenin) McBurney. She is survived by her devoted husband of 48 years Lawrence Woodcox. She and Larry have 3 children Lisa Woodcox, Kerri (Woodcox) Stewart & Todd Woodcox. Joan graduated from Redford High school in 1959. Although she was a successful Realtor in Rochester, MI for many years, her true love and calling was being a devoted wife, loving mother and enthusiastic grandmother to her 7 grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister Kathy (McBurney) Stewart and brother Gary McBurney and their families.
A Memorial Service will be held at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 415 North 9th Street, St. Clair, MI on December 10, 2010 at 12:00 pm with a short visitation beginning at 11:00 am. A luncheon will be held following the service. In lieu of flowers memorial gifts may be made to: The First Tee of Detroit, Immanuel Lutheran Church Missions in Action, Heartland Hospice, or Stag Island Memorial Fund.