JoAnn Berry, 73, of East Alton, passed away at 4:05 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016, at her residence.
Born in Hardin County, Ill., on May 21, 1942, she was the daughter of Quay and Elizabeth (Rose) Edwards.
JoAnn worked as a Licensed Practical Nurse for 35 years before retiring.
On June 7, 1968, in Shawneetown, she married Ronald Berry. He survives.
Surviving also are two sons, Randall Carter of Illinois, and Derek Carter of East Alton; stepdaughter, Rawnie Berry of Bethalto; and six grandchildren.
Graveside services will be conducted at noon Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016, in Rose Cemetery in Hardin County.
Marks Mortuary in Wood River is in charge of arrangements.