Joan B. Passalaqua (nee Bowers), 78, of Hudson, died March 19, 2014 at her home. She is survived by her husband, Dr. Anthony Passalaqua; children, Dr. Susan Passalaqua, Anthony, Christopher and Gregory Passalaqua; granddaughters, Karla and Kimberly Adams. Also surviving is her nephew, Kevin Bowers, and niece Gerry

Chapman. She was preceded in death by her brother, Edward Bowers, and parents Anna (nee Huston) and Julius Bowers.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, Ohio, 44195.

A Mass of Christian Burial was March 24 at St. Mary Catholic Church. Burial was at Markillie Cemetery.

Services were arranged by Johnson-Romito Funeral Home, Hudson.