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Joan P. (Beckman) Bush

July 25, 1931 ~ November 17, 2020 (age 89)


Joan P. Bush, 89, of Tiffin, passed away on Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at St. Francis Home.

She was born on July 25, 1931, in Delphos, Ohio, to Oscar and Christina (Warnecke) Beckman. On July 21, 1956, she married Donald H. Bush and he preceded her in death on January 15, 2020.

Survivors include her son, Michael D. (Barbara) Bush of Tiffin; daughter, Theresa A. (David K.) Taylor of Dayton; brothers, Melvin (Ann) Beckman of Kalida and Kenneth (Ailene) Beckman and Charles (Carol) Beckman, both of Leipsic; sister, Helen M. (David) McElderry of Lima; and grandchildren, Jonathan (Lindsey) Taylor and Erin (Joshua) Dewett.

She was also preceded in death by her parents.

Joan graduated in 1949 from Blanchard Gilboa High School.  She worked at Newberry’s, was a crossing guard and a babysitter.  Joan was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, V.F.W. Auxiliary 2858, Tiffin Moose Lodge 846 and the Eagles #402.  

Her Services will be private.  Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis Home or to Heartland Hospice.

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