July 21st, 1944 - August 9th, 2017
Joan R. Morlino, age 73 of Hamilton, passed away at Ft. Hamilton Hospital on Wednesday, August 9, 2017. Joan was born in Portsmouth, Virginia on July 21, 1944 to Edward J. Rakowski and Miriam S. Rakowski. Joan was an avid reader. She also was an expert seamstress making items ranging from baby christening gowns to intricate quilted jackets. She utilized her profound artistic abilities to create and implement various projects for organizations of which she was a member, including the Butler County Historical Society and the Butler County Master Gardeners.
Joan is survived by her husband, Joseph V. Morlino; son, Denis M. (Kim) Morlino; daughter, Elisabeth A. Morlino; grandchildren, Joseph S. Morlino & Abigail A. Morlino. Joan was preceded in death by her parents, Edward J. & Miriam S. Rakowski; brother, Edward M. Rakowski.
Mass of Christian burial will be held at St. Peter in Chains Catholic Church, 451 Ridgelawn Ave, Hamilton, Ohio, on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at 9:30 AM. The Family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to One Way Farm, 6131 River Rd, Fairfield, OH 45014, or Animal Friends Humane Society, 1820 Princeton Rd, Hamilton, OH 45011.
Ann Vico Schonfeld
|Joe and Family, I am very sorry to hear about Joan's passing. May God be with Joe and your family and God Bless.|
Celine Connolly Adelhock
|I was saddened to learn of Joan's passing. I remember her from high school. May her soul rest in peace.|
Eddie B. Nagle
|Joe, I am so sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you. Blessings &comfort|
Eddie B. Nagle
|Joe, I am so sorry for your loss. May God bless and comfort you in your time of need. May His love surround you and encourage you.|
|We are saddened to hear of Joan's passing. I will call my brother Greg to inform him. He is in a care facility in Columbus,OH suffering from parkinson's like disease.|
|Joe, I am very sorry to hear about Joan's passing. I know God will look after you and your family after He has called Joan to Himself. Love ad I will keep you in our prayers.|
|Joe, We are so sorry to see that Joan has passed. She is in heaven and this separation for you is only temporary. I ask our Lord to keep His hand of protection upon you and the family. Regards, Lee Walker|
Rose Mary K. Rakowski
|My prayers and thoughts are with the family.|