Joan Noel, 86, of Ottumwa, died at 4:20 a.m. November 17, 2022 at Good Samaritan Society-Ottumwa.
She was born September 18, 1936 in Lyon Mountain, NY to Fred and Edith Cook Begor. Joan married Junior La Point and they later divorced. She married David Donovan and they later divorced. She married Richard Noel and he preceded her in death.
Joan had worked at a mental institution in Florida, at a bank in Chicago and for her daughter at Terrace Hill Cleaners in Ottumwa.
Surviving are her children, Cindy Trainer, Butch La Point, Joey La Point, Lori Thier and Terri Perez; many grandchildren and great grandchildren; a brother, Terry Begor of Alaska.
She was preceded in death by her sons, Kirby La Point and infant, David Donovan; 4 brothers, her twin Howard, Thomas, Lee and Douglas Begor; 5 sisters, Marion, Barbara, Betty, Vera and Phyllis.
Her body has been cremated. Private inurnment will be in Chillicothe Cemetery.
Reece Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.