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Joan Helene Mershon

August 25, 1940 — May 18, 2023

Dekalb, IL

Joan Helene Mershon

Joan H. Mershon, 82, of Dekalb, IL passed away on May 18, 2023. Joan was born on August 25, 1940 in Rochelle, IL to Lawrence and Mildred (Martz) Gibson.

Joan enjoyed playing golf, as well as playing cards such as Euchre. She also enjoyed taking pictures of anything she could. She loved animals, especially cats and dogs.

Joan is survived by her son, Randy (Michelle) Mershon of Dekalb, IL; 2 grandchildren, Reed and Jacob; As well as a sister, Judy Gibson of Rochelle, IL.

She is preceded in death by both parents and her husband, Ronald Mershon.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to ProMedica Hospice.

A graveside service will be held at 10:00 A.M. on Monday, May 22, 2023 at Lawnridge Cemetery in Rochelle, IL. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Beverage-Lyons Family Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at

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