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Mary Joann Hershberger, 86, of Bonita Springs, FL, passed away January 19th, 2023 at Cross Creek Care Center, Lee’s Summit, MO from ovarian cancer. A private service was held with immediate family.
Mrs. Hershberger was born May, 19th, 1936 in Kalona, IA to Mary Amy (Marner) and Henry Hochstetler. She was raised on a farm near Kalona and graduated from Iowa Mennonite High School. Joann married Loran in Kalona on August 31st, 1957. She attended The University of Iowa and raised her family in Iowa City. After retirement, she and Loran moved to Bonita Springs, FL.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and her siblings, Henry Hochstetler Jr., and June Bender.
Survivors include her husband Loran, children Sue (Dwayne) Olsen, Jeff (Mara) Hershberger, Jodi (Ray) Pritchett and Sandy (Jim) Lavelle, 9 grandchildren; Katie and Jack (Genevieve) Olsen, Brian (Brittany), Rachel and Kevin Hershberger, Bailey and Natalie Pritchett, and Josh and Emily Lavelle.