HARTVILLE - Joan F. Klipec, age 102, of Hartville, passed away Saturday, August 3, 2019 in Canton, OH. She was born on December 19, 1916 in Little Falls, MN. to William J. and Mary F. (Wyrwicki) Gierok. Joan was secretary to the Superintendent at the Aurora, Ohio School District where she then served as the school district treasurer. She was Valedictorian of Little Falls High School, charter member of Our Lady of Help Catholic church in Aurora, Ohio, and was a Champion Bowler through her 60's. Joan is remembered as loving and caring and will be deeply missed.

She is survived by Sons, Bruce (Martha) Klipec of Hartville and William Klipec of Johnston, Iowa; five grandchildren, eight great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by ten siblings.

A Memorial Mass will be celebrated in Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Uniontown at 11:00 am on Saturday, October 12th. Memorial donations may be made to Aultman Palliative Care/Hospice or Holy Spirit Catholic Church Building Fund.

Arnold Hartville 330-877-9364 (AA, 10/9/19)