Joan Rose Pocci, age 77, of Glen Ellyn, IL, formerly of Pittsburgh, PA, died peacefully at home among family on December 29, 2012. She was born on November 7, 1935 in Millvale, PA unto Gerald and Ethelreda Miller. She was the beloved wife of Donald Pocci; loving mother of Gary (Laurie) Pocci, Donna (Russ Hogan) Pocci, Kathy (Mike) Sedivy, David (Kelly) Pocci, Lori (Don) Gaspar, and the late Gerald T. Pocci; devoted grandmother of Darren (Meghan), Ryan, and Kyle Pocci; Christopher and Rachel Sedivy; Eric and Alex Pocci; Kim and Ben Gaspar; and Paris Hogan; fond sister of Gerald "Murph" (Tommie) Miller, and the late Janet (Hub) Kirkpatrick. She also leaves behind numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends across the country. Visitation Thursday from 3:00-9:00 p.m at Williams-Kampp Funeral Home 430 East Roosevelt Road Wheaton, IL (1 blck East of Naperville Rd). Funeral begins Friday with 9:15 a.m. prayers at the funeral home then proceeding to St. James the Apostle Church for a 10:00 a.m. Funeral Mass - 480 South Park Boulevard Glen Ellyn, IL. Internment Queen of Heaven Catholic Cemetery. Joan's love of nature and life will be memorialized with a permanent tribute bench at the Morton Arboretum. Donations for the bench can be made to: The Morton Arboretum, 4100 IL Route 53, Lisle, IL 60532 or www.mortonarb.org. Please note in memory of Joan Pocci.
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