Joanne Faulkner

Obituary of Joanne Dale Faulkner

July 19, 1956 – Red Deer, Alberta

December 26, 2022 – Calgary, Alberta


Joanne Faulkner, of Calgary, AB, passed away on Monday, December 26, 2022, at the age of 66 years.


Joanne was born in Red Deer, AB, on July 19, 1956. She moved throughout Alberta including Peace River, Lethbridge, and High River, and then spent her last years in Calgary.


Joanne loved animals and has now been reunited with her cat, Diva, who passed away in 2019. One of Joanne’s favorite memories was visiting Discovery Wildlife Park where she met and took photos with three bears.


Joanne is survived by her brother Ron (Ann) Faulkner, and her sister Bonnie (Gerald) Tanasichuk; nephews Clayton Weir, Cory Faulkner, Ryan (Michelle) Faulkner, Blair (Jaclyn) Faulkner; nieces Amanda Kloster, and Melissa (Brad) Gaylard.


She is also survived by nine great-nephews and great-nieces Quinn Faulkner, Nixon Gaylard, Norah Kloster, Abigail Kloster, Tessa Faulkner, Hadley Gaylard, Rome Gaylard, Paige Faulkner, and Rhett Faulkner.


Joanne was predeceased by her father Barry Faulkner in 1997, and her mother Norah Faulkner in 2006; Her sister Linda (Al) Weir in 2010.


Joanne will be remembered through a private family gathering. Condolences, memories, and photos may be shared and viewed at In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Heaven Can Wait Animal Rescue Foundation in High River, Alberta.


In living memory of Joanne Faulkner, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Deerfoot South, 12281 – 40th Street SE, Calgary, AB t2x 3j3, Telephone: 403-256-9575.

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