Joanna Aiken Farmer, 68, of Chesapeake, VA passed away on Saturday, September 6, 2014 at Chesapeake General Hospital.
Born October 10, 1945 in Raleigh, NC to the late B.L. and Julia Aiken, she married Richard Farmer on August 7, 1966. She retired in 2004 after 21 years of dedication to Georgetown Primary and the Chesapeake Public School system.
She is survived by her husband, Richard Farmer of Chesapeake, VA, her three children, Michael Farmer wife Barbara of Chesterfield, VA, Denise Rohrbaugh husband Brent of Chesapeake, VA, and Christen Williams husband Donald of Newark, DE, and six grandchildren; Matthew, Rebecca, Vanessa, Julia, Faith, and Grace.
A celebration of her life will be held at St. Paul’s UMC 437 Providence Rd, Chesapeake, VA 23325 on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 1:00pm with a small reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, the family is asking donations be made to St. Paul’s UMC in her memory.