Lex, Joan (Egrie) - 81, of Ventnor passed away on February 28th. Born in Philadelphia, she moved to her beloved Ventnor in 1969 where she spent her time on the beach and riding her bike on the boardwalk. “Joanie” received numerous recognition awards from Starn’s ShopRite where she continued working long after her retirement.
Predeceased by her husband, Edgar; and sisters, Dorothy Murphy and Rose McCracken. Survived by her loving children, Robert “Ed” (Lynette) Lex, Stephen (Kym) Lex, Susan (Steve) Tuohy; grandchildren Julia & Ethan Lex, Jaime & Austin Lavis, Tommy & Zachary Lex, Stacie & Steve Tuohy; brothers Robert (Karen) Egrie, Stephen Egrie, George (Margaret) Egrie and numerous nieces and nephews.
A viewing will be held from 9am-12pm, followed by a service on Wednesday, March 6th at the George H. Wimberg Funeral Home, 1707 New Road, Linwood, NJ 08221. Interment will follow at Zion Cemetery, Egg Harbor Township. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory to St. John’s Reformed Episcopal Church, 6 So. Sacramento Ave., Ventnor, NJ 08406. Condolences may be extended to the family at ghwimberg.com