SERVICE TODAY Joan M. Smith, age 69, of Eagan, formerly of Bloomington, on August 14, 2002. Preceded in death by father, Robert Hohag; mother, Margaret; step-father, Wilber E. Morgan. Survived by children, Julie (Tom) Mesenbrink, Robert (Lynette) Smith, Marianna Smith, Jennifer (Ted) McCullum; ex-husband, Robert L. Smith; grandchildren, Collin, Ryan & Tyler; siblings, Robert (Bonnie) Morgan, Kay (Mike) Marshall, Bill (Diane) Morgan, Rose Goldstein; aunt, Marianna Foster; best friend, Joyce Gunderson; beloved cat, Miss Garbo; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Joan was a retired City of Richfield employee who loved sailing and flying. Her family background has 3 pilots including her father. Joan and her father were the first father-daughter to fly as a pilot-flight attendant team for Northwest Airlines in 1956. Funeral service 11 AM Saturday (TODAY), Gill Brothers Funeral Chapel, 9947 Lyndale aVe S. Visitation one hour prior to service at the funeral home. Private interment. GILL BROTHERS 952-888-7771

Published on August 17, 2002

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