Joan Diane Metz

January 21, 1943June 27, 2018

Joan D. Metz, 75 of Exeter Township passed away on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at Penn State Health – St. Joseph where she had been a patient.

She was predeceased by her husband Darryl W. Metz, Sr.

Born in Reading, she was a daughter of the late Tony and Blanche (Berkinstock) Parisi.

She last worked for Palmer Candies, West Reading for many years prior to retiring. Previously she had been employed with Godiva Chocolates, Exeter Township.

Joan loved shopping and the casinos but her one true passion was traveling to all kinds of different locations with family and friends.

She is survived by her son, Darryl W. Metz, Jr. of Exeter Township and her brother Anthony Parisi of Oley. She was predeceased by her sister Carol Colon and also by her precious furry best friend Pebbles. Services and Interment for Joan will be private at the family’s convenience. Contributions may be made payable to the Humane Society of Berks County, 1801 N. 11th Street, Reading, Pa. 19604.


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Joan Diane Metz

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Shirley Haas

June 30, 2018

Joan, the neighborhood will miss you. You’re reunited with your hubby and Pebbles. Farewell kind lady until we meet again.

Tammy Hill

June 28, 2018

You were the only aunt I had and I have our memories in my heart forever I will see you soon love you always and forever Tammy Lynn Hill.....❤️