June 30, 2020

    Joan Ann Korb Bixby, 73 of Canastota passed away Tuesday at home with family by her side. Born in Buffalo, Joan was a resident of the Chittenango-Canastota area for 55years. Joan had amazing faith and a strong love of the Lord. She will be remembered for her love of family and her acceptance of everyone. She is survived by her life partner of 25 years, Dennis Ellison, her daughter, Ronda Bixby (Christopher Smith) of Texas, her sons, David (Debbie Wells) of Fulton, Jack (Connie) of Chittenango, Luke (Brandy) of Kenwood, Jesse (Jessica) of Canastota and Mark (Desiree Boyce) of Canastota, Dennis’s children Michael, Jamie and Rebecca Ellison, her sister Doreen Barrett of Syracuse, her best friend Louise Popolillo of Canastota, 18 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son little Ronnie. Graveside services will be 11:00 am Monday, July 6, 2020 in Oakwood Cemetery, Chittenango. A Celebration of Joan’s Life will follow from 1-6 pm Monday at 408 High St. in Canastota. Contributions in her memory may be made to the American Cancer Society.

    G.F. ZIMMER F.H.

    CHITTENANGO 315-687-3366