Joan Ann was born in Bridgeport, CT on July 12, 1931 to the late Joseph and Elizabeth Marton Nalewaik.
She worked as a blister packer at Bic Corp for many years.
Her passion was to read and had a beautiful soprano singing voice. She found great joy in watching the holiday movies on the Hallmark Channel especially those involving dogs.
Survivors include her children: Richard L. Haas Jr. and his wife Debra of Bristol, Ronald L. Haas of Milford, Terri Miles of Milford, 10 grandchildren; Ricky, Shauna, David, Christine, Kim, Ronnie, Billy, Melissa, Bobby and Cherilyn, 16 great-grandchildren, sister; Sister Joyce Martin Nalewaik of Buffalo, NY, her cherished dog, Spooky and several nieces and nephews.
Joan Ann is predeceased by her brother, Joseph Nalewaik Jr.
Friends may call on Thursday morning from 9:30 a.m.-10:30 a.m. in The Gregory F. Doyle Funeral Home, 291 Bridgeport Avenue, Milford.
Friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. in Saint Ann Church, 501 Naugatuck Avenue, Milford.
Interment will follow in Lawncroft Cemetery, Fairfield.
In lieu of flowers, donation may be made to the American Cancer Society or to District Animal Control in Woodbridge. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.gregoryfdoylefuneralhome.