Joan Patricia Dannecker, age 86 of Grand Rapids, passed away Friday, August 03, 2012. She was preceded in death by Ronald C. Dannecker and great grandson Darren Hoexum. She is survived by her daughters, Lynn (Russ) Baker, Lisa Dannecker; grandchildren, Blair Baker, Liam Dannecker, Cyndy (Bryan) Hoexum, Michael Baker; great grandsons, Jacob and Owen. Joan was the most loving, spirited, generous mother, grandmother, and a dear friend to all who knew her. She gave this unconditional love and support to her family and friends. Funeral Services will be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the Davis Phinney Foundation for Parkinson’s, 4676 Broadway, Boulder, CO 80304. www.davisphinneyfoundation.org.