Joan Starkey, 94, passed away March 3, 2016, at Ridgeview Gardens in St. George, Utah. She was born October 8, 1921, in Evanston, Wyoming, to William J.L. and Mary Carpenter. Joan was married to Leslie E. Starkey on June 30, 1938, and they made their home in Evanston, Wyoming.
Mrs. Starkey is survived by her daughter, Nadine J. (Allen) Jones; eight grandchildren; and sixteen great-grandchildren. Her husband, Leslie Starkey; son, L. John Starkey; brother, William Howard; a sister, Evangeline Olsen preceded her in death.
- Thursday, March 10, 2016, at 11 a.m. at the Metcalf Mortuary Chapel, 288 West St. George Blvd., St. George, Utah.
- A visitation will be held Thursday, prior to services, from 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. at the Mortuary.
- Interment will be in the St. George City Cemetery.
Arrangements under the direction of Metcalf Mortuary, 435-673-4221.
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