Joanne M. Carrier

Joanne CarrierJoanne M. Carrier, 82, of Corsica, PA, died April 5, 2017 at the Gulf Coast Hospital in Fort Myers, FL.

Born June 10, 1934 in Corsica, PA, she was the daughter of the late Ira W. and Wave Olive (McKinley) Timmis.

On December 10, 1954, she married her best friend Steven C. Carrier in Summerville, PA; he survives after 62 years of marriage by her side.

Mrs. Carrier graduated from Clarion-Limestone High School.

Mrs. Carrier worked as the owner of Carrier Insurance Agency in Summerville until her retirement in 1996.

She attended church at the Christian Missionary Alliance in Brookville and was a devoted follower of Jesus Christ. Her faith was the motivation behind everything she did and has left a legacy for many to follow.

Joanne enjoyed reading, doing crafts, ice cream, sewing, and spending time with her family.

Anyone that spent time with her was sure to walk away with a smile, as she was a light to so many people.

She was full of life and loved to laugh and enjoy the precious moments of life with those that she loved.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons, Mark A. Carrier, and his wife Tina, of Brookville and Eric W. Carrier of Summerville; six grandchildren, Jason Carrier of Edgemoor, SC, Sarah Crutchfield of Charlotte, NC, Kessa Carrier of Corsica, Chelsie Carrier of Brookville, Chandra Carrier of Brookville, and Brynden Carrier of Brookville; and five great-grandchildren, Hayden and Hudson Carrier of Edgemoor, SC and Emily, Katy, and Matthew Crutchfield II of Charlotte, NC.

Friends and family will be received on Monday, April 10, 2017 from 5PM to 8PM at the Furlong Funeral Home, corner of Broad St. and First Ave., Summerville, PA.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, April 11, 2017 at 11AM at the Christian Missionary Alliance Church in Brookville; there will be a visitation at the church prior to the service from 10AM to 11AM.

Interment will be in the Carrier Cemetery in Summerville, Clover Twp., Jefferson County.

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