1959 – 2015
Jo-Ann Grimwood of Penhold, Alberta passed away peacefully surrounded by her family and friends at the Innisfail Health Centre on Sunday, January 18, 2015 at the age of 55 years. Jo-Ann was born in Rocky Mountain House, Alberta and raised in Caroline, Alberta. She moved to Three Hills, Alberta, where her daughters were born. Then Jo-Ann went on to attend Red Deer College to start her journey as a Business Woman Entrepreneur. She met Scott, the love of her life in 1993 and they married in 2002. She found the strength to battle her first cancer diagnosis in 2005, knowing her first grandchild, Vanor, was on the way and through the ten year battle, she was blessed with two more beautiful grandchildren, Jasper and Kailey. Jo-Ann will be lovingly remembered by her husband, Scott; her two daughters, April Reynolds (Josh) of Red Deer County and Victoria (Jim) Young of Penhold, Alberta; and her grandchildren, Kailey Misner and Vanor and Jasper Young. She will also be sadly missed by her mother, Amy; three brothers, Gordon (Emily) Hummel of Eckville, Alberta, Vanor (Carol) Hummel of Rimbey, Alberta and Ted (Lorraine) Hummel of North Dakota, United States; three sisters, Charlene Hallock of Red Deer, Yvonne (Earl) Evans of Caroline, Alberta, and Debbie (Gerald) Ennis of Peace River, Alberta, as well as numerous other family and dear friends. Jo-Ann was predeceased by her father, Ed. A Celebration of Jo-Ann’s Life will be held at the Word Life Church, south end of Taylor Drive on England Way, Red Deer, Alberta on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Bryce Birmingham officiating. If desired, Memorial Donations in Jo-Ann’s honor may be made directly to the Aspire Special Needs Resource Centre, 4826 – 47 Street, Red Deer, Alberta, T4N 1R2 or
www.aspirespecialneeds.ca Condolences may be sent or viewed at
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PARKLAND FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORIUM
6287 – 67 A Street
(Taylor Drive), Red Deer. 403.340.4040.