Joan A. Roop
January 3, 1932 – February 22, 2021
Joan A Roop, age 89, born January 3, 1932, in Ogden, Illinois, passed away February 22, 2021, in Orange Park, FL, peacefully at home with her family around her.
She was preceded in death by her husband of over 70 years, Raymond F. Roop, Sr.; son Raymond “Rick” F. Roop Jr.; son Paul Roop; and son-in-law Dale Cashen.
She is survived by her daughter Cindy Cashen (Mark Popagain), daughter-in-law Pat (Roop) Higgins, grandchildren Mathew Roop, Katie Bilyeu (Mark), Sarah Williams (Johnny), Melissa Cashen, Cameron Cashen (Taylor), five great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Gram, or Mimi, as she was affectionately known, enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She spent her retirement years living in Orange Park, Florida, where she was an active member at Pinewood Presbyterian Church for over 25 years. Joan will be dearly missed by all who knew her and will be remembered for her kindness and sweet nature. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to your local hospice in Joan’s name.
Due to the current situation, after careful consideration the family will not be holding any services at this time. Please check back for any updates, or scheduled services to celebrate Joan’s life.
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