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Joan M. Liskey


Joan M. Liskey, 63, of Middletown, formerly of Pittsburgh, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at the HCP Carolyn House, Harrisburg, Pa. She was the widow of Charles N. Liskey.

Joan was born in Pittsburgh, Pa. on January 2, 1955 and was the daughter of the late Harry and Alice (Coulehan) Lowen.

She was a member of St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Middletown. Joan enjoyed spending time with family especially her grandchildren.

She is survived by her daughters, Melissa S. Liskey and husband Justin White of Middletown and Sara J. Liskey-Morris and husband Armond Morris of Pittsburgh; her brother, James Lowen; sisters, Rita and husband Joseph Mulach of Beaver, Pa., Donna and husband Marty Kralik of Sewickley, Pa. and her twin sister, Judi and husband Donald Curran of Pittsburgh; her grandchildren, Xavier and Quintin Morris and Amelia White; and many nieces and nephews.

Memorial service will be held on Thursday, December 6, 2018 at 12 p.m. at her church, 121 N. Spring Street, Middletown, Pa., with the Rev. Dr. J. Richard Eckert officiating.

A visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of the service at the church.

Memorial contributions in Joan’s name may be made to Carolyn’s House, Hospice of Central PA, 1701 Linglestown Rd., Harrisburg, PA 17110.

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