Joan L. Hollingshead Dunn

By | May 19, 2017

Joan L. Hollingshead Dunn, age 54, of Wellston, passed away Thursday, May 18, 2017, at the home of her daughter. She was born Nov. 10, 1962 in Marysville, Ohio to Richard D. Hollingshead, Sr. and Norma M. Weber Hollingshead.

Joan was a 1981 graduate of Wellston High School and a 1996 graduate of Buckeye Hills School of Nursing. She was a Licensed Practical Nurse, a former substitute teacher for Wellston City Schools and a former employee at Fruth Pharmacy in Wellston.

Joan enjoyed mushroom hunting, visiting with her family, and taking care of her daughter’s dog, Callie and her grand dogs, Rose and Tuck.

She is survived by her daughter, Aubrey Dunn of Wellston; mother, Norma Hollingshead of Wellston; siblings, twin sister, Janet Kincaid (Rick) of Wellston, Mark Hollingshead (Kim) of Chillicothe, Richard Hollingshead, Jr. (Nancy) of Wellston, Jim Hollingshead (Judy) of Wellston, Paul Hollingshead (Diane) of Canal Fulton and Chris Fraley of Jackson; along with several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father, Richard D. Hollingshead, Sr.

Calling hours will be Sunday from 12 to 2 p.m. at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Funeral service will follow the calling hours at 2 p.m. with Pastor Rick Kincaid officiating. Burial will be in the Salem Cemetery. Online condolences can be sent to the family at