BIRCH, Joan Isabel (née Irwin)

Born on August 2, 1926. Passed away February 7, 2024.

Passed away peacefully at Chaffey Aged Care on Wednesday, February 7th, 2024, aged 97 years.

Loved wife of John (dec), mother and mother in law of Ross and Julee, Ann and Peter Pellegrino, grandma of Christopher, Mitchell and Blair.

Thank you to the wonderful staff at Chaffey Aged Care for the care and kindness given to Joan during her time there.

Funeral Notice
Chapel of North West Funerals 596 Deakin Avenue, MilduraView Map

Family and friends of the late Mrs. Joan Isabel Birch are respectfully informed that her funeral service will be held at the Chapel of North West Funerals, 596 Deakin Avenue, Mildura.

At the conclusion of the service the cortege will proceed to Murray Pines Cemetery, Deakin Avenue, Mildura.

View Joan's funeral service here
  1. Condolences to the family of beautiful Joan .
    She was such a lovely lady who loved to have a chat whenever I saw her . May she now Rest In Peace with her loved hubby John
    Love to all Galy Family xx

    Julie galbraith February 10, 2024
  2. I have known Joan for over 50 years. What a lovely person, so sad to see her go. Much love to family and so sorry and disappointed that I will probably not be able to say goodbye. All the best Anne, Pete and Blair. Jan

    Jan Bevington February 15, 2024
  3. So sorry to hear of Auntie Joan’s passing and we will all miss her dearly as we are unable to be there with you we have you all in our thoughts. She is now at peace with Uncle John, Mum and Kerry. Steph’s youngest Nate will also miss what he calls his grand friend as he used to visit Auntie Joan with day care and knew exactly which one was her room. – Love to you all Bob,Kaye &Jimmy, Pete & Sandie, Sarah, Glenn,Austin, Ethan & Alira, Steph, Zayden & Nate xoxoxo

    Kaye Horne February 20, 2024
  4. Joany you were one of a kind and I loved you like you were my own granny. Miss you like crazy. Glad your are now with the love of your life and at peace. I was thinking of you while I was picking grapes today as our many talks about picking. You have a wine up there for me I will have one for you. Love you melissa.

    Melissa lloyd February 21, 2024