Joan Z. “Joanie” Mauser, 80, of Myerstown, died on Friday, June 3, 2022, at M.S. Hershey Medical Center.

She was born on Monday, July 21, 1941, to the late Alvin K. Zeller and Naomi K. Zeller nee Keener in Lebanon.

She was a member of Myerstown Church of the Brethren and retired as a Licensed Practical Nurse. Joan was a Master Gardener, Granger, and a Lions Club member.

Surviving are husband John D. Mauser, Jr.; children James E. Harper and spouse Brenda, Karen L. Taylor and spouse Howie; grandchildren Shanna Michael, Kathrin Harper, Ethan Harper, Jakeb Harper, Jordan Harper, Krista Taylor, Jennifer Dove and spouse Frank, Louise Smith and fiance Leroy Richardson, Ricky Mauser II and spouse Rachel, Brent Mauser and spouse Tamara, Kelly Glant and fiance Mike Sholly; great-grandchildren Saphira, Michael, Tyler, Brienna, Emily, Wayne, Leroy Jr. “LJ”, Ashlyn; brother Robert Zeller; sisters Bernice Dodd, Ruth Ford, Sylvia Hoffman; stepchildren Theresa Smith and Ricky Mauser, Sr.

She was preceded in death by siblings Curtis Zeller, Harry Zeller, John Zeller, Anna Mae Wolf, Betty Light, Warren Zeller, and John Zeller.

Viewing will be on Thursday, June 9, 2022, from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM at Myerstown Church of the Brethren, 51 W Stoever Ave, Myerstown. Funeral services will be on Thursday, June 9, 2022, at 12:30 PM at the church. Burial will be at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville, following the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, 101 Erford Road Suite 201, Camp Hill, PA 17011, or Myerstown Church of the Brethren, 51 W. Stoever Avenue, Myerstown PA 17067.

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