Cover photo for Joan Alice (Nee Dushanek) Roll's Obituary
Joan Alice (Nee Dushanek) Roll Profile Photo
1925 Joan 2014

Joan Alice (Nee Dushanek) Roll

June 17, 1925 — November 9, 2014

Joan Alice (nee Dushanek) Roll, 89, formerly of Garwood, died November 9, 2014 in Brooklyn, NY, where she had been a resident. Born in Garwood to the late Frederick and Ellen Donoughue Dushanek, Joan was retired from the National Council of Churches, in New York, where she had been an executive secretary, and program specialist. She was the beloved wife of the late Reverend Kenneth E. Roll Sr., who was ordained in St. Paul's United Church of Christ in Garwood. He was a relative of early pioneer Baltus Roll, an ancestor, whose farm is now the Baltusrol Golf Club in Springfield, NJ. Joan was also preceded in death by her daughter: Kathiellen Roll Gilligan, brother: Frederick Dushanek, and is survived by her son: Kenneth E. Roll Jr. of Garwood, her daughter: Deborah Alice Roll of Brooklyn Hgts, NY, 7 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, sister: Jane Limone, and husband Tony, nieces and nephews. Joan's Life Celebration will begin at 11AM Tuesday November 18, 2014 at Gray Funeral Home, 318 E. Broad St., Westfield, where her funeral service will follow at 12:30PM Tuesday. Interment will be in Fairview Cemetery, Westfield. To view a tribute of Joan's life, please go to: www.grayfuneralhomes.com
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Joan Alice (Nee Dushanek) Roll, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Life Celebration

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

11:00am - 12:30pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Starts at 12:30pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Interment

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Starts at 1:15pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 1

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree