Joan Bane (Knack) Meyer



JOAN BANE (KNACK) MEYER, 87, of Davison, MI, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 24, 2021. Cremation has taken place. A Memorial Service will be held 11 a.m. Friday, October 29, 2021 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 706 West Flint Street, Davison, MI 48423; Pastor Todd I. Frusti officiating. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until time of service on Friday. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association,, in Joan’s memory.

Joan was born in Detroit, MI on April 2, 1934, daughter of the late Albert and Ann (Kowalski) Knack. She was an accomplished businesswoman, with her greatest achievement being Office Manager of Kelly Services. Joan’s greatest joy was spending time with her family, cooking, baking, gardening, and trips to the casino.

Joan is survived by three children, Deborah (Russ) Sommer, Jennifer Keeler and Gayle (Robert) Keller; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sister, Beverly Gazley; many other loving family members and dear friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Ann Knack; son-in-law, Jerry Keeler; brother, David (Sandra) Knack and brother-in-law, Al Gazely.

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