Joan M. Will

September 14, 1929May 29, 2018

Joan Will (nee Cullen), 88, of Pine Bush, NY passed away peacefully on May 29, 2018. Joan was formerly a resident of Congers, NY. She was born in Haverstraw on September 14, 1929 to William and Helen Cullen. She was a homemaker and enjoyed gardening, embroidery, and riding her bike around Rockland Lake. She was predeceased by the love of her life and husband Jimmy Will, and her sons Jamie Will, Joel Will, and daughter Joanne (Will) Domenick. Joan is survived by her daughters Jennifer Cleary, Jeanmarie Zawojski and Jillanne McGowan. She is also survived by grandchildren; Jamie Will, Rebecca Concepcion, Michael Will, Jana (Cleary) Beiser, Megan Cleary, Roman Zawojski, Michael Zawojski, Brittany McGowan, Kaila McGowan, Shannon McGowan, and 5 great-grandchildren. Visiting will be held at Michael J. Higgins Funeral Home, 113 Lake Road East, Congers, NY 10920 on Friday, June 1 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, June 2, 10am at St. Paul’s Church in Congers, interment will follow at Gethsemane Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Joan’s memory to the Special Olympics.


  • Visiting Friday, May 4, 2018
  • Funeral Mass Saturday, June 2, 2018

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