Joan Bickerstaff

Joan E Bickerstaff, of Sugar Hill, Georgia, formerly of Steubenville, passed away on Tuesday, July 13th, 2021, in Georgia.

She was born March 30th, 1930, in Steubenville.

Preceding Joan in death were her husband, Bernard H Bickerstaff, her son, Phillip “Flip” Bickerstaff, and her parents Francis and Iva Mae Kopras. She was also preceded in death by her sisters, Virginia Moran, Helen Miccucci, and Saundra Mitchell, and by her brothers, Frank Kopras, Kenneth Kopras, John “Jack” Kopras, and Thomas Kopras.

Joan is survived by her daughter, Paula (Hugh) Kinsel, her daughter-in- law, Nancy Bickerstaff, along with her 8 grandchildren, Todd Bickerstaff, Eric Miller, Heidi Duran, Nathan Bickerstaff, Hugh (Suzanne) Kinsel, Elizabeth (Richard) Cornelius, Adam Kinsel, and Stephen Kinsel, and 5 great- grandchildren, Cody Zander, Alexandria, Kaitlyn, and Dillon Bickerstaff, and Noah Kinsel. She is also survived by a sister Joyce Kraeer.

A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Steubenville on Saturday, July 31st, 2021, at 10:00 AM. Burial to follow at Mt. Calvary cemetery in Steubenville.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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