Joanne Emily (Heller) Trapp, age 77, of Indian Trail, passed into the arms of her Savior on Thursday, February 10, 2022 surrounded by her loving family. Joanne was born on Wednesday, April 12, 1944 in Cuyahoga, OH to Adolph Theodore and Wilhelmina (Manke) Heller. Joanne was married to the love of her life Rev. Allen Richard Trapp on Saturday, June 19, 1976.
Joanne was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who graduated from Cleveland State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree and taught elementary school for 17 years. She loved to sew, crochet, crafting and attending sporting events especially baseball games. she was very proud of being a teacher and often wore teacher memorabilia.
Joanne was predeceased by her mother and father. Left to cherish her memory are her loving husband of nearly 46 years Allen R Trapp, her son Ben Trapp and his wife Kristin, her 4 grandchildren, Elizabeth, Ethan Emily and Evelyn Trapp.
A Celebration of Joanne's life will be held on Monday February 14th beginning with a visitation at Life and Legacy's Good Shepherd Chapel at 11:00 AM followed by a funeral service at 12:00 PM.
Arrangements are by Life and Legacy Funerals and Cremations, 6525 Old Monroe Rd, Indian Trail, NC 28079
Lutheran Indian Ministries
15350 W. Capitol Drive, Brookfield WI 53005
Messiah Lutheran Church
8300 Providence Road, Charlotte NC 28277
Northeast Ohio Medical University Foundation-Blue Fund
4209 State Route 44. PO Box 95, Rootstown OH 44272