Joan Pearl Hagmaier
May 13, 1934 - October 10, 2021
Joan Pearl Hagmaier, age 87, of Bear, DE, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 10, 2021.
Born in Wilmington, DE on May 13, 1934, Joan was a daughter of the late Charles and Myrtle (Campbell) Watson. She was a talented homemaker, cherishing the ability to care for her children. In her spare time, Joan enjoyed knitting, crocheting, gardening, and, above all, spending time with her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband, Joseph G. Hagmaier; sons, Glenn R. Hogan, Ronald Lee Hagmaier, and Joseph G. Hagmaier, Jr.; siblings, Jimmy Walker, Adaline Nichols, Annie Fleming, Joseph Watson, Edwin Watson, Roberta Steele, and Ruth Baldwin. She is survived by her children, Delores Ann Doughty (James), Maryanne Stone, Norma Jean Gaddy, and James E. Czerny (Doris); siblings, Shirley Watson, Evelyn Beverage, and Vaughn Watson (Janice); 11 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. Joan also leaves behind her companion, Mr. Bill Shahan and his family. The family wishes to offer a special thanks to his son, Neal, for helping out and providing comfort during her final days.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 11:30 am until 12:30 pm, on Friday, October 22, 2021 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a funeral service will be held at 12:30 pm. Face coverings will be required for all those in attendance not immunized with the COVID-19 vaccine per the Governor of Delaware. Interment will follow at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.