JoAnne M. (Estep) Oney, 59, of Norwalk, died Saturday, Dec. 23, 2006, in her home, after a lengthy illness.
She was born Aug. 13, 1947, in Cleveland, Ohio. She was a certified daycare provider for more than 30 years and was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Norwalk. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, fishing in Lake Erie and swimming.
She is survived by her daughters, Tricia Cantu and Bessie Oney, both of Norwalk; son, Roger Oney Jr. of Oswego, Ill.; and seven grandchildren; father, Anthony Monyak Sr.; mother, Betty Estep; brothers and sisters, Chuck Estep, Betty "Susie" Hall, Sheri Censi, Missy Estep and Anthony Monyak Jr.; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her children in infancy, Christopher Hope and June Marie in 1965; husband, Roger Lee Oney Sr. in 2006; and step-father, Charles Estep in 1998.
Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday in Evans Funeral Home, 314 E. Main St., Norwalk. A funeral service will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in St. Mary Catholic Church, 38 W. League St., Norwalk. The Rev. Francis J. Speier, pastor of the church, will officiate. Private interment will be held at a later date.
Memorial contributions, if desired, may be sent to the Oney Family or to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870.
Condolences may be sent to www.norwalkfuneral.com.