Joan A. Ives



Joan Ives was born March 9, 1929 in Canby, Ore., to Francis Skinner and Naomi Hartman Skinner Dunn. She attended grade school and high school in Canby. She attended Phagan's Beauty School in Portland and spent many years as a hairdresser. She also worked at the Jacksonville Inn and was an auxiliary volunteer at Rogue Valley Medical Center.



In 1963 she married David G. Ives. He preceded her in death in 1991.



She is survived by children, Jan Hamza, Steve Hickman, David Ives, and Lisa Jooste. She will be missed by grandchildren Erin Goodall, Eric Brucker, Dan Ives, Madison Jooste, Carla Jooste and great-grandchildren, Nicole Goodall, Ricky Goodall and Tanner Brucker.



In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the charity of your choice or the Rogue Valley Humane Society.



A celebration of life is planned for later in the spring.