First Posted: 3/16/2009
PLANT CITY, Fla. Joanne Lynch, 72, of Plant City, entered into rest March 14, 2009. A resident since 1969, Mrs. Lynch came from Mount Airy, where she was a member of Wardgap United Methodist Church. Joanne enjoyed camping, RVing, gardening and, in her younger days, waterskiing. She was preceded in death by her parents, Ralph and Magalene Sparger. Survivors include her loving husband of 40 years, Jay; two brothers, Steve Sparger and Tommy Sparger and wife, Sharon; sister, Bonnie Plitt and husband Ben; two nephews, Derrick Sparger and Frank Sparger; and her little pug, Buckles. The family wished to extend a special thank you to the nurses at Brandon Regional Hospital, Kelli, Barbara and Myrna. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 19, 2009, at Hillsboro Memorial Funeral Home, 2323 W. Brandon Blvd., Brandon, FL 33511. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Please sign Joannes guestbook at www.MeM.com.