Cover photo for Joan Ellen Conte's Obituary
Joan Ellen Conte Profile Photo
1934 Joan Ellen Conte 2023

Joan Ellen Conte

June 23, 1934 — December 30, 2023

Conway

Joan Ellen (Erzen) Conte, 89, of Conway, peacefully passed away on December 30, 2023

Joan was a devoted lifelong member of Our Lady of Peace and helped in the establishment of the Parish.  Joan served the parish in many roles including playing the organ for daily mass as a teenager, CCD teacher, lector, worship committee member, Christian Mothers Member, and acting president.  Joan loved traveling, Broadway musicals, gardening and landscaping, interior decorating, fine dining and cooking and baking for her family and friends.

Joan was preceded in death by her husband of nearly 59 years, John Alan Conte and her first grandchild Thomas Taverna.  Surviving are sons Joseph Conte of Conway, John Conte Jr. of Sewickley; daughters, Cyndy Kahele of Baden, Cheryl Jamis, Alane Scheider and Maureen Conte of Conway; five grandchildren Nicole and John Kahele, Zachary, Aaron and Leah Scheider.

A memorial visitation will be held Monday from 10:30 AM until the Mass of Christian Burial at 11 AM at Good Samaritan Catholic Church, 725 Glenwood Ave, Ambridge, Pa 15003. Arrangements were handled by the CORLESS-MATTER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, LLC 1133 Church Street, Ambridge. Online condolences may be shared at www.corlessmatterfuneralhome.com.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent in Joan’s honor to: St Jude Children’s Hospital at www.stjude.org.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Joan Ellen Conte, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Memorial Gathering

Monday, January 8, 2024

10:30 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Mass

Monday, January 8, 2024

11:00am - 12:00 pm (Eastern time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Visits: 502

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree