Joan M Danforth of Forney, Texas passed away on Tuesday June 7, 2022.
Joan was born on September 30, 1935 in Manhattan, Kansas, to August and Mary Brinker. On June 6, 1952, Joan married Walter Danforth. She was retired as a Regional Property Manager. Many of Joan’s hobbies included camping, reading, cards, and crocheting.
Joan is survived by her children and their spouses, Christy Portillo and Jorge of Garland, Texas, Shirley Dorn and Greg of Forney, Texas, Jacquelin Carly and Ricky of Rockwall, Texas; granddaughters and their spouses, Sheila Hammer and Ronald of Mesquite, Texas, Gina Villafana and Rafael of Mesquite, Texas, Leslie Davila and Nathan of Garland, Texas, Callie Portillo of Garland, Texas; grandsons and spouses, Michael Rich and Belinda of Garland, Texas, Justin Rich of Rockwall, Texas, Jacob Portillo and Monica of Forney, Texas, Thomas Portillo of San Antonio, Texas, Trevor Portillo of Garland, Texas, Daniel Dorn and Christianne of Rockwall, Texas, Mathew Dorn and Kristen of Carrollton, Texas James Dorn and Bethany of Sachse, Texas, Amber Danforth and Jarrad of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, Elizabeth Wheeler and Brian of Rockwall, Texas, Cimin Underwood and Jackey of Rockwall, Texas Brian Salahi and BryAnn of Spring, Texas, and Timothy Salahi and Pia of Fate Texas; along with numerous great grandchildren.
Joan is preceded in death by her parents August and Mary Brinker of Manhattan, Kansas; husband Walter Danforth of Forney, Texas her son John Danforth of Forney, Texas; her brother Lawrence Brinker of Kansas, and her sisters Lorraine Leonard of Manhattan, Kansas, and Kate O'Connor of Kansas.