JoAnn May Truett

September 14, 1934November 6, 2019

JoAnn May Truett, age 85, formerly of North Canton, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at Altercare of Navarre.

She was born September 14, 1934 in Canton, Ohio to the late Elmer and Virginia (Dine) Bates. JoAnn retired from the Hoover Company where she had worked in the cafeteria. She was a lifetime member of North Canton Eagles Aerie # 2223.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Edsel, in2004. She is survived by her children, Cindy (Paul) Slagle, Terrie Kendle, Mike (Janice) Schodorf, and Brian (Lisa) Schodorf; stepsons, Ed and Alan Truett; eleven grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; and sister, Sally (Raymond) Sirpilla.

A memorial service will be held at 6:00pm on Thursday in the Karlo-Libby Funeral Home. Friends may call from 5-6pm, one hour before services at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Aultman Hospice. Special thanks to Aultman Hospice and Altercare of Navarre for their loving care of JoAnn and her family.


  • Visitation Thursday, November 14, 2019
  • Memorial Service Thursday, November 14, 2019


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Dollie Trew

November 14, 2019

My Deepest Sympathy to the family!!!! Jo was a. Lovely Lady. RIP

Elicia Gilmore

November 9, 2019

I’m saddened to hear about this Aunt Joann. I’m sure you are so excited to reunite with your husband, brothers and parents. You left some great memories with your family.
Elicia Douglas-Gilmore