Joanne M. Thweatt, 67, of Batavia, N.Y., died June 5, 2022 at Crossroads House, surrounded by family and close friend Jack Gaylord.
Joanne was a 1973 graduate of Batavia’s Notre Dame High School, a graduate of Mt. Ida College in Massachusetts and received a Bachelor degree of High Honors from St. Elizabeth College in New Jersey.
She is predeceased by a brother, Stephen Rock Thweatt, who died in 1982. Surviving are her parents, William “Bud” and Eleanor “Ellie” Thweatt of Batavia; brother, Mark Thweatt of Rochester; and a sister, Laurie Thweatt-Putnam of Darien Center. She was loved by many good friends and a mother to several nieces and nephews of which she leaves behind.
Joanne was an alumnus of the Auburn Purple Lancers, Rochester Crusaders and the Hawthorne Caballeros Drum and Bugle Corps. She enjoyed needlepoint, graphic art design and spending time with loved ones.
Family and friends are cordially invited to share thoughts, condolences and fond memories on Thursday (June 9) from 4-7 p.m. at the J. Leonard McAndrew Funeral Home, LLC, 2 Bogue Ave., Batavia.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Crossroads House, P.O. Box 403, Batavia, NY 14020 www.crossroadshouse.com, Drums Along the Waterfront, 13419 Quaker St., Collins, NY 14034 or to the family for distribution. Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the family at www.mcandrewfuneralhomes.net.
Arrangements were entrusted to the J. Leonard McAndrew Funeral Home, LLC, 2 Bogue Ave., Batavia, NY 14020. Ronald Konieczny II, Director.