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Celebration of Life

Delaware Valley Cremation Center
Saturday May 14th, 2022
3:00pm - 5:45pm

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Joan K. McCalister

Joan K. McCalister passed away May 9, 2022.

Devoted mother to Robert (Cathy), Deborah (Robert) Mark (Bernadine) Brian (Brenda), Richard (Janet), Donald (fiancee Sharon).

Joan was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years Donald, and by her siblings William, Jr., Mary and Hazel.

Joan was born and raised in Philadelphia by her parents William and Frances Sifer.  She graduated from Bok High School and went on to a long career at Sears and Roebuck until their closing.

She was a proud grandmother and great-grandmother to 19 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Please join the McCalister family after 3:00 pm Saturday, May 14th at Delaware Valley Cremation Center, 7350 State Road, Philadelphia, PA 19136 for a gathering of remembrance in honoring and celebrating Joan’s life. The memorial tribute service will begin promptly at 4:00 with time for refreshments and fellowship immediately afterwards, from around 4:30 until 5:45 pm, where Joan’s family will be accessible to receive the loving comfort of your condolences, remembrances and support.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the ASPCA in Joan's memory.





Guestbook

Christine Byrd-Weigert lit a candle for Joan K. McCalister

Christine Byrd-Weigert May 17 2022 7:12 AM

Henry & GloriaJean McCaffrey lit a candle for Joan K. McCalister

Henry & GloriaJean McCaffrey May 14 2022 8:24 PM

Joe Sifer lit a candle for Joan K. McCalister

Joe Sifer May 14 2022 2:20 PM

Joe Sifer May 14 2022 2:20 PM

Krysta Hahn, Dan Emmons, and Ayden Hahn lit a candle for Joan K. McCalister

Krysta Hahn, Dan Emmons, and Ayden Hahn May 14 2022 1:09 PM

Barbara Haworth lit a candle for Joan K. McCalister

Barbara Haworth May 14 2022 12:23 PM

Maria, Christina, Barbara, Shaina, Diane lit a candle for Joan K. McCalister

Maria, Christina, Barbara, Shaina, Diane May 14 2022 9:21 AM

Mary Wright lit a candle for Joan K. McCalister

Mary Wright May 13 2022 8:27 AM

Dan and Doris Sifer lit a candle for Joan K. McCalister

Dan and Doris Sifer May 12 2022 8:36 PM

Keith lit a candle for Joan K. McCalister

Keith May 12 2022 2:46 PM