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Joan Ann Bright

January 29, 1954 January 20, 2023
Joan Ann Bright
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Joan Ann Bright passed away peacefully on Friday, January 20, 2023. She was born on January 29, 1954 in Chicago, IL to Charles and Shirley Muffat. She attended Larkin High School in Elgin, IL. She had her son, Marc, in 1972 and her daughter, Elizabeth, in 1975.

Joan became a talented Seamstress working for her family business as well as Quilt Master in Carpentersville, IL. Joan met her husband Dennis and got married August 7, 1992 in Elgin, IL. Joan and Dennis moved to Rankin, IL to be closer to family. Joan loved riding motorcycles with Dennis, spending time with her horse, Strawberry and see her family. After Dennis past away in 2018, her life shifted to spending time with her family and many dogs.

Joan is preceded in death by her husband, Dennis Bright, father, Charles Muffat, sister, Kathy Muffat, and brother, Alan Briesch. She is survived by her mother, Shirley Buis of Streamwood, her son, Marc (Savanah) Vargas of Genoa, her daughter, Elizabeth (Kevin) Coffey of Loda, her grandchildren, Kyle (Kalli) Yeary, Brandy Coffey, Shelby (Justin) Adkins, Tori (Matt) Shaw, Wayne Yeary, William Vargas and several great-grandchildren.

A celebration of life will be scheduled at a later date. Memorials can be made out to the family of Joan Bright.

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