JoAnn A. (Lamont) Caldwell, 70, died Jan. 29, 2021, in Wichita.
She was born Jan. 5, 1951, in Smith Center to Cecil and Carmen (Waters) Lamont. She was a 1969 graduate of Kensington High Schoo and graduated from Cloud Community College in Concordia with a bachelor’s in nursing.
She married Curtis Caldwell on Aug. 24, 1978, in Kensington. He preceded her in death. She was a nurse and caregiver in Phillipsburg, Smith Center and Hays for 40 years.
Survivors include three daughters, Samantha Diaz, Great Bend, Heidi Freeman, Ellinwood, and Mackenzie Flinn, Hays; two brothers, Dennis Lamont and Steven Lamont; two sisters, Connie Pennington and Mary Smith; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and three step-grandchildren.
Services will be at 3 p.m. Friday at Minnis Chapel, Ellinwood; burial at a later date in Cedar.
Visitation will be from 3 to 5 p.m. Thursday with family present at the funeral chapel.
Memorials are suggested to American Cancer Society in care of the funeral chapel.
Posted online on February 03, 2021