Joan Carol Flickinger (nee Ball), of St. Charles, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, September 27, 2023, at the age of 85. Beloved wife of Paul R. Flickinger; cherished daughter of the late Dorothy Ball and John Baldi; devoted mother of Paula (Steve) Waller, and Steven Flickinger; loving grandmother of David Waller, Karis (Zavier) Pitt, Tamara Waller, John Waller, Mary Waller, and Elisah Waller; precious great grandmother of Naomi Pitt; and dear cousin of Barb Wallin.
Joan shared a blissful 65-year marriage with her cherished husband, Paul, engaging in various activities together, such as woodworking. Her personal interests included a passion for bowling and an avid involvement in doll collecting, amassing a diverse collection of dolls. Alongside her roles as a devoted mother and grandmother, she extended her warmth to numerous individuals beyond her immediate family, often hosting a multitude of kids at her home. Joan found joy in attending church, dedicating a significant portion of her time to her artistic pursuits, where drawing and painting held a special place in her heart. Joan was dearly loved, and her presence will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
Memorials may be made in Joan's name to Grace Church STL.