Joann Brace

Obituary of Joann Brace

Joann Brace

Lansing, Michigan

Joann Brace, 84, passed away March 26, 2019.  She was born September 4, 1934 to Voris A. and Goldie May (Carpenter) Forshee in Fenwick, MI.  She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Allen Brace (September 2008); sister-in-law, Zelma Fockler; brother-in-law, Stanley Brace; and niece, Dawn Crooks.  She is survived by 3 daughters, Angela Brace (Dan) Kimmel, Renee Brace, and Stephanie (Brian) Rood; 2 grandchildren, Alex (Domonique) Brace and Adam Rood; great-grandchild, Xolani Emory Brace; and extended family, the Men Hong Family.  Joann was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church.  She was also a very active member of Neighborhood Watch – having taking police training in order to be up to the task for that responsibility.  In her spare time, she enjoyed gardening, her cats, reading, genealogy, and especially sharing stories with her grandchildren.  Funeral Mass will be 11:00 AM Tuesday, April 2, 2019, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, 3815 S. Cedar St., Lansing, MI with Fr. John Byers officiating.  Visitation will be 5-8 PM Monday, April 1, 2019 with a 7:00 PM Rosary Service at Tiffany Funeral Home, 3232 W. Saginaw, Lansing, and one hour prior to the service at the church.  Interment will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Small Talk, 3400 Pine Tree Rd. #106, Lansing, MI 48911.