Helen "JoAnn" Funk

February 12, 1949 ~ January 18, 2022 (age 72)



Helen "JoAnn" Funk, age 72, of Archbold, passed away Tuesday morning, January 18, 2022, in her home.

She was born in Kankakee, Illinois on February 12, 1949, the daughter of Edwin and Helen (Boyd) McCorkle. On April 2, 1983 she  married Harold "Gene" Funk, and he survives. JoAnn loved making flower arrangements and working in her outdoor gardens.

Surviving besides her husband, Gene, are two sons, Stacy Born of Grant Park, Illinois and Joseph (Darcey) Born of St. Anne, Illinois; two grandchildren, Nicholas and Jessica Born; and three brothers, Ray McCorkle of Essex, Illinois, James McCorkle of Joliet, Illinois and Perry  (Amy) McCorkle of South Weber, Utah. She was preceded in death by both parents.

The will be no services at this time. Grisier Funeral Home in Archbold has been entrusted with arrangements. Online condolences may be offered to the family at

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