- Ada, Oklahoma

April 8, 2014

Joann Love

Ponca City — Services for Joann Love, 91, of Ponca City, are at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday in the Mausoleum at the IOOF Cemetery, Brett Drive and Fourth Street in Ponca City. Bishop Ted Asay will officiate.

Ms. Love died Thursday, April 3, 2014, in Ada. She was born April 30, 1922, in Ponca City to Homer B. and Myrtle DeNoya Love. She lived her entire life in Oklahoma and was of Osage descent. She attended St. Mary’s Catholic School in Ponca City as well as business college. 

Ms. Love was a chemist for Continental Oil during World War II and later, served as the office manager for Livermore Insurance Company for many years.

Survivors include a life-long friend, Thelma J. Davies of Ada; a nephew, Michael Hall and wife Debbie of Dallas, Texas; great-nephew, Todd Hall and wife, Deanna, Hays and son, Michael, of Arlington, Texas; great-niece, Laura Asay and husband, Ted, and children Andrew, Catherine and Daniel of Dallas, Texas; and many cousins, relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Marian Love Hall.

The family says those who wish may make memorials to the Scholarship Fund at St. Mary's School in her name, 415 South Seventh Street, Ponca City, OK 74301 (580-765-4387), or to the charity of choice.