In Memory of



Obituary for Joan Zoppi

Joan Margaret “Joanie” Zoppi (née Barrett), of Kincardine, passed away at Trillium Court, Kincardine on Friday, September 1st, 2023, in her 95th year.

Born in Birmingham, England on October 20th, 1928, to the late James and Agnes Barrett (née Mayall), immigrating to Canada 1957. Joan is the last survivor of a group of four who immigrated together.

Beloved wife of William "Bill" Zoppi, whom she married on July 19th, 1958.

Joan is survived by her son John (Shari) Zoppi of Glammis, brother in-law Peter Zoppi of Walkerton, brother John Barrett of Birmingham UK and sister in-law Heather Barrett of Bournemouth UK.

Fondly remembered by niece Melanie Barret, nephews Mark and Peter Barrett, all of Bournemouth, as well as numerous Zoppi relatives.

Predeceased by her parents, parents-in-law, brother Dennis Barrett, sisters-in-law Francis Thibaudeau, Jenny Zoppi and Leslie Barrett.

Joan considered Kincardine her home and was active in the community for many years, bowling, darts and a Legion volunteer. She had a large circle of friends, with special mention to Jillian and Keith Colley, Robert and Tryntje Grey, Monica Slack, Janice and Tim Schutz of Durham.

She will be greatly missed by many.

A celebration of Joan’s life will take place at the Royal Canadian Legion – Branch #183, Kincardine on Friday, October 20th, 2023 from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m.

Final resting place Kincardine Cemetery.

Memorial donations to the Hospital for Sick Children – Toronto or Huron Shores Hospice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.