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A Wetzel and Son Obituary for:
Joan J. Maroney
August 25, 1933 - April 10, 2019

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Joan Jocelyn Maroney (Hibbs) of Maple Glen, Pennsylvania died on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 at her home in Maple Glen, PA. She was 85 years old. Joan was born August 25, 1933 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, daughter of the late Ralph M. Hibbs and the late Nonnie T. Hibbs (Goggin). She is the beloved wife of the late Robert E. Maroney; Mother of Robert Jr. and his wife Barbara, Harvey and his wife Barbara, William, Rex and his wife Kathy, Noni Leer and her husband Michael, Lisa Bisacquino and her husband John, and Michael and his wife Joanna; loving grandmother of 11, and great grandmother of 10.

Joan was born, raised, and educated in Philadelphia where she graduated from St Mary’s Academy in Philadelphia and was the first woman to attend and graduate from University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business. She worked as a factory owner for many years that she took over from her father when he passed. Joan met Robert through a mutual friend. The two fell in love and married. Joan and Robert raised their children on Farmview Road in Maple Glen. She had a lifelong love of music and gardening. Joan’s greatest joy was spending time with her family; children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Relatives and friends were invited to a Memorial Funeral Mass on Friday, April 26, 2019 from 11:00 A.M. at Saint Alphonsus Catholic Church, 33 Conwell Dr, Maple Glen, PA 19002. Receiving began at 10:30 in the Narthex.

Religious service were conducted by Monsignor Brian Hennessey.

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