Joan T. Hammel, age 89, of Lawton, passed away peacefully October 1, 2018 at Meadow Woods in Bloomingdale with her family by her side. She was born in Detroit on August 16, 1929 to the late Albert and Helen D. McCann. Joan is preceded in death by her husband, Richard B. Hammel and two sisters, Barbara Griebel and Margale McCann. She is survived by her four children, Mary Ellen (Mike) Vette, Doug (Immie) Colleen (Philip) Greene and David, ten grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, one great great grandchild and her sister, Gerrie Green.
Cremation has taken place. Private family graveside services will take place at Oak Grove Cemetery, Lawton. Memorial contributions may be directed to the West Michigan Cancer Center or to Southern Care Hospice.
West Michigan Cancer Center
200 North Park Street, Kalamazoo MI 49007
Southern Care Hospice
1911 W Centre Ave,, Portage MI 49024