Joan Lilian O'Heare Oakdale Funeral Directors Mount Waverley Holy Family Church

 O'HEARE Joan Lilian

(nee Walsh)  14/04/1926  -  13/05/2020

Passed away peacefully on Wednesday 13th of May

Cherished wife to Jack (dec) and dearly loved mother of Catherine, Peter and Patricia.  Adored Grandmother to Melanie, Natasha, Luke, Sweeney, Billie, Maxine, Kye, Natalie and Hayley.  Loving Great Grandmother to Kaleb and Luna. Fondly loved Mother-In-Law to Peter, Jeff and Kerry.

Due to restrictions relating to the current pandemic, a small service for immediate family only will be held at Holy Family church at 11am on Thursday 21st May.

Prior to the funeral, Joan will be remembered at the Holy Family Church, Mt Waverley at the 8 o'clock Mass.  Anyone wishing to attend should reserve a place via holyfamily.melbourne.com as there is a strict limit of ten.

Further celebrations of Joan's long and beautiful life will be held at another time.

Please contact Oakdale Funerals for any additional information.

Private Cremation to Follow

Forever in our Hearts 



  1. Anne Casey on 22 May 2020 at 9:27 pm

    Joan – very fondly remembered by Anne Casey. A life well lived. Always a happy presence and generous hearted. One can only wish there were more people like Joan and Jack. A wonderful couple who I admired and loved.

    Our condolences to Catherine, Peter and Patricia, may we celebrate together Joans long and beautiful life at a later date.

    All the best from the Sydney mob Anne Louis and Ming

  2. Jenny Stephenson on 14 June 2020 at 7:13 am

    Joan – a wonderful and charming lady, who we were lucky enough to get to know at Scotchmans Creek through our mum, Pat. Greatly saddened to hear the news today during our first visit back into SC. Our condolences to all. Andrea and Jennifer