Joanne Westlake

WESTLAKE, Florence "Joanne"

Left us on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at the age of 82 years, to be reunited with her husband, Robert, who just went home on September 2, 2019. Adored and loving Mom of Glenn (Laurie), Daniel (Gail), Margaret Koomans (Richard) and Mary Stewart (John). Adored Grandma of Tonya, Rob (Christy), Jason (Sherri), Amy, Nicole (Shawn), Justin (Tina), Danielle, Rachel (Dave), Jonathan, Matthew, Rebecca and her great grandchildren, Elijah, Aaron, Kaitlyn, Emily, Alexander (Chloe), Dakota, Blake, Madison, Mikayla, Mitchel, Alyssa, Frances, Florence and her great great grandson Ezra. Predeceased by her parents, Everett and Eleanor Teskey. Dearest sister of Alan Teskey (Sharon), Elaine Rutledge (Bill) and Lea-Anne Lee (Richard). Joanne was a faithful member of Essex Baptist Church since birth. She was a leader of the beginner Sunday School Department for many years, and then led the Golden Heirs until 2015. She dedicated her life to her family unconditionally and will be forever missed. The family would like to give thanks for the wonderful care Joanne received at Kingsville Chartwell "The Resort", Erie Shores Healthcare and especially Erie Shores Hospice. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Friday 2-5 and 7-9 pm and on Saturday, March 7, 2020 at Essex Baptist Church, 71 Maidstone Ave. E. Essex from 10:00 am until time of Funeral Service to celebrate Joanne's life at 11:00 am. Pastor Haynes and Pastor Lidstone officiating. Private interment Victoria Memorial Gardens Cemetery. If desired memorial donations made to Heart and Stroke Foundation or Erie Shores Hospice would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their memories online at