Joann Brick Griffith

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“I am so blessed that I had the chance to know Joann. Her spirit was bright, her energy and sense of humor was limitless, and her kindness was evident...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Carrie McGurn - Waban, MA

“My thoughts and prayers are with all of Joanns family and friends as you say good-bye today. The last I spoke to Joann (years ago), she was so...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Kathy McGurn-North - Onawa, IA

“Please accept my sincere condolences on the loss of your love one Joann. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Patricia Price - P, WI

“Dear Sam & family, my sincerest condolences for your mom's passing. Through you, I can see that she is such a remarkable woman. My prayers &...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Blia Yang - Tampa, FL - friend

“How should I call thee? Let me count the ways....How about Brickingloon to go with The Pheasant. Both pillars of the foul fellows of ETHS '51. ...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Tom McGurn - Waynesville, NC

“My sincere condolences to your family for the loss of your love one. May the God of comfort be with you during this sad occasion and may his loving...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Z L

“My sincere condolences to family and friends. May the God who binds up the brokenhearted and comforts all who mourn, sustain your family during this...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: Priscilla Lynch - Philadelphia, PA

“With deepest sympathy on loss of your love one. May it bring comfort you to know that she will return to the days of his youthful vigor as promised...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Melissa Pioneer - skokie, IL

“My heart is broken, your Mom was one of the kindest people I have ever met. The lifelong friendship our parents had fron Evanston is such a...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Jennifer Demos - Palatine, IL

Joann was born on June 6, 1933 and passed away on Saturday, August 25, 2018.

Joann was a resident of Chicago, Illinois at the time of passing.

Joann and Tom graduated together from Evanston High School and Northwestern University - where she was a member of Alpha Phi sorority - and married just after college graduation in 1955.

Tom served with the Air Force in Korea, while Joann lived with her parents and taught kindergarten.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Alzheimer's Association Illinois Chapter 8430 W Bryn Mawr Avenue, #800 Chicago, IL 60631 Kenilworth Union Church 211 Kenilworth Avenue Kenilworth, IL 60043 Additional details may be found at www.donnellanfuneral.com.