Jo Ann Vreeland

Jo Ann Vreeland, 87, of Palm Coast, Florida, passed away peacefully on Friday, November 25, 2022.


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Jo Ann Vreeland

Jo Ann Vreeland, 87, of Palm Coast, Florida, passed away peacefully on Friday, November 25, 2022.

Jo Ann was born in Roselle, New Jersey on March 17, 1935 to the late Wilbert & Thelma (Crist) Smith.

After graduating from Abraham Clark High School, Jo Ann enjoyed a 30 year career with Jersey Bell Telephone, retiring as a Senior Service Analyst in 1991.

After “retirement” to Palm Coast, Florida, Jo Ann found great joy working on the Hammock Dunes Toll booth. Her warm, outgoing personality was a friendly welcome to residents and visitors during her 18 year tenure.

Jo Ann loved cats, Christmas, collecting lighthouses and was an Englebert Humperdinck fan.  She enjoyed celebrating her “St. Pat’s birthday” every year.

Jo Ann’s family and friends will remember her as a kind and thoughtful Mother, Wife and friend.

She is survived by her daughter, Kathleen Bunassar of Palm Coast, step daughters Denise Vreeland of Palm Coast, FL, Cheryl Wisenbaker (Tony) Beaumont, Texas.  Grandchildren:  Kelly Walsh, Scott Walsh, Cassaundra Walsh. She and her late husband Charles enjoyed 40 years of marriage.

Private Catholic Christian Burial Rites and Blessing will be held in Craig-Flagler Palms Funeral Home with inurnment in Cape Canaveral National Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

The family appreciates your prayers.  In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the Flagler Humane Society, The Alzheimer’s Association, or your charity of choice.

 

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