Joan M. Dahl, age 79 of Milford, PA passed away at the Belle Reve Senior Living Center on Thursday, August 22, 2019.
Born in Brooklyn to the late Richard and Margaret (Gilhooley) Murphy, Joan grew up there before moving to Vernon, where she was a longtime resident. Joan retired to Naples, FL, and settled in Milford two years ago. She was a loving mother and proud grandmother.
Predeceased by her husband, James Dahl, and sister, Catherine Dignan, Joan is survived by her sons James and his wife Cheryl of Vernon and John Dahl of Naples, FL; daughter Patricia Rotun and her husband John of Vernon; sisters Helen Murphy of Vernon, Mary Maresca of Moutainside, and Claire Elleo, also of Vernon; as well as four loving grandchildren, Alicia, Casey, Lucas, and Eric. Joan is also survived by her many nieces and nephews and her beloved cat, Charlie.
Visitation for Joan will be on Sunday, August 25th, 2019 from 4-7PM at the Ferguson—Vernon Funeral Home, 241 Route 94 (One Vanderhoof Court for GPS), Vernon, NJ 07462. A Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, August 26th, 10AM at Our Lady of Fatima RC Church in Highland Lakes. The funeral will be from the funeral home at 9AM. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to either the Alzheimer’s Association (www.alz.org), or the American Heart Association (www.heart.org).