Joan Claire Orewiler, 85, wife of retired IGRC pastor Rev. Martin Orewiler, died May 20.
She was born May 14, 1935, in Cambridge, OH, daughter of the late Maurice Evans and Cecelia (Maddox) Evans.
Joan's career was working for credit unions as an IRA specialist. She helped many widows learn how to manage their money. She was also a member of the Fairfield Glade United Methodist Church.
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Marvin Orewiler of Fairfield Glade; son, Jonathan Orewiler of Illinois; daughter, Janel Weed (Richard) of Virginia; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and sister, Joyce Fahs of Illinois.
Joan was preceded in death by her parents.
Services will be held at a later date.
The Orewilers spent 21 years in active ministry in the former Central Illinois Conference and the IGRC, retiring in 1998 from LeRoy. Following retirement, Rev. Orewiler served three years at Pleasant Grove UMC.
No services are scheduled at this time.
Condolence may be sent to: Rev. Martin Orewiler, 112 Britton Lane, Crossville, TN 38558-8639.