Joanne Spica

Joanne Spica

Joanne Spica

Joanne Spica, 60, of St. Joseph passed away Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, at Lakeland Medical Center in St. Joseph.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 25, at The Boyd Chapel of Pike Funeral and Cremation Services, 9191 Red Arrow Hwy., Bridgman. Friends may visit with the family from 10-11 a.m. prior to the service at the funeral home. Final resting place will be Riverview Cemetery in St. Joseph. Memorial contributions may be made to The Humane Society of Southwestern Michigan, Yeager Family Pet Shelter, 5400 Niles Road, St. Joseph, MI 49085 or the YMCA, 3665 Hollywood Road, St. Joseph, MI 49085. Send flowers to the family and online condolences accepted at www.PikeFH.com.

Joanne was born, Tuesday, Oct. 7, 1958 in Portland, Ore., the daughter of the late Joseph and Betty (Klemm) Schneider. On Aug. 26, 1995, she married Steven Spica and they shared 23 years together. Joanne was a former RN at Lakeland Medical Center in St. Joseph, a former CCRN at Berrien General Hospital and a yoga teacher for adults and children.

Survivors include her husband, Steven; children: Heidi (Rodney) Kiser, Sarah Pillow, Meghan (Tim Jonatzke) Pillow, Micheal Pillow, Ted (Kristin) Spica and Tim (Jen) Spica; grandchildren: Haleigh, Jackson, Banyon and Jane Kiser, Nicholas Pillow, Lillian, Gabby and Liam Spica, Harleigh Ault and Zakk Spica; and brothers, Richard (Michelle) Klemm and John Schneider.