Joanne Marie DeLoatch aka Jojo, passed away at Belle Haven Rehabilitation home on 12/27/2021 at about 10:20am at the age of 66, after fighting a long 3-year battle with Louie body dementia. Jojo is predeceased by her husband Benny Elijah DeLoatch and her father Fred Annunziata. She is survived by her three children Benjamin Elijah DeLoatch, Sarah Elizabeth West and Dante Bernard Terrell. Jojo is lovingly remembered by her three children, six grandchildren and one great grandchild. As well as two brothers, three sisters and mother Nora Mcgrath. She was also one of thirty first cousins. Joanne Marie DeLoatch was born 5/19/1955, at Bronx-Lebanon Medical center in Bronx, NY. After graduating from Pearl River High School, she went on to pursue a career in Nursing but on that journey, she found a passion in driving school buses in which she did for 30 years before moving to Pennsylvania where she worked in childcare. Jojo's passions were working with children spending time with family and friends and relaxing with a cold glass of her Carlo Rossi "blush." We will be honoring our mother's wishes of being cremated. We will hold a service on 05/21//2022 at Hook Mountain in Nyack, NY at 4pm followed by a celebration of life for her 67th birthday. We will keep everyone updated of Location. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Sarah West at 1239 Shelby Parkway Cape-Coral FL, 33904 or Benjamin DeLoatch at 255 North 2nd Street North Wales PA, 19454. Condolences for the family may be offered online at the C. R. Strunk Funeral Home, Inc. website www.crstrunk.com.