JoAnne Laura Chartrand
JoAnne Laura Chartrand (Tlingit name Sakoone) died in Anchorage on Jan. 27, 2012.
She was born in Hoonah on Nov. 25, 1945, grew up in Sitka and attended the University of Alaska Southeast. After retiring from the SouthEast Regional Health Consortium, she moved to Wasilla.
She is survived by her husband Richard Chartrand, daughter Glenda (Timothy) Drevas, grandchildren and greatgrandchildren. She was preceded in death by daughter Jodine Meacock, her parents, brother George Williams, sisters Harvietta Olson and Dorothy Trivette, nephew Jay Liberty, and nieces LaVon Liberty and Amber Whitson.
A memorial service will be held at Resurrection Lutheran Church, 740 W. 10th Street on June 30 at 4 p.m. A potluck dinner at the church will follow the service.