Joan Cameron Denton
May 31, 1932 – August 8, 2023
After a rich and fulfilling life, Joan passed to her eternal rest surrounded by her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert E Denton. She is survived by her daughters, Marianne (son-in-law, James Wille) and Lynn Kahl; son, Robert (daughter-in-law, Tamara); grandchildren: Valerie and Daniel Kronberg, Grant (granddaughter-in- law, Blair Wille) Logan Wille, Brennen, Marlee (grandson-in-law, Will Heeren), Maxie Denton, Melissa, Tenley, Travis Kahl; great-grandchildren: Elijah, Amethyst, Miles, and Ember.
Joan was raised in Chicago and graduated from Northwestern University. She had a successful career as a Reading Diagnostician with OPS and obtained a graduate degree in Education from the University of Nebraska of Omaha. In retirement, Joan volunteered with the Listening Library of the Metro Reading Council, and the Reading Pals with Telephone Pioneers. She was a member of the Assistance League of Omaha, Philanthropic Educational Organization (PEO), American Association of University Women (AAUW), Alpha Xi Delta Sorority, and Phi Delta Kappa. She was a longtime member of Countryside Church.
Memorial Service: Tuesday, August 15th, 9:00AM at Countryside Community Church (13130 Faith Plaza).
Memorials may be given to Operation School Bell, Assistance League of Omaha, or the Omaha Food Bank.