Joan Lousie Hilkert, 93, Palm Desert, California, passed away Thursday, June 22, 2017, at her home. She was surrounded by family and friends.
Joan graduated from Wellesley College in 1944.
Joan was preceded in death by her husband, C.K. Hilkert, her daughter, Merri-Ann Ryan, and her grandson, James Simms.
Joan is survived by her loving children Mike Ryan, Sandi Simms and Shelly Leinbach along with her grandchildren Blaine Simms, Amanda Leinbach, Alexander Leinbach and her great-grandson Jax Simms.
There will be a private service.
Published on June 28, 2017