January 12, 2023
(Thelma) Joan Munsey, 88, of Portland, OR, passed away on Tuesday, October 25, 2022. She was born in the Skokomish Valley of Shelton, WA, on December 2, 1933.
Joan graduated from Shelton High School and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Home Economics from Linfield College. In 1961, Joan married Hugh Shivers, eight months later she was widowed and five months pregnant. In 1965, she married Harold Munsey. They were married for 37 years, until she was widowed again in 2002.
Joan worked as a bookkeeper for J.B Nibley & Associates for many years.
Joan is survived by her daughter Kimberly Shivers, her son Carl Munsey, her step-sons Bruce and Gary Munsey, her grandchildren Devon, Shane and Connor Munsey; Kara and Aaron Munsey, and Alyssa Thorpe; Daniel Munsey, as well as three great-grandchildren, her brother Fred Sjoholm, and sister Betty Temple.