Joan Condon

Obituary of Joan M. Condon

Joan Marie Condon, age 89 of Adrian, passed away Sunday March 21, 2021, at The Hospice of Lenawee in Adrian, Michigan.


She was born in Detroit, Michigan, January 6, 1932, to Joseph and Mary (Morawa) Plonka. On October 9, 1954, she married Lambert G. Condon of Adrian at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church in Dearborn, MI. He preceded her in death on October 14, 2013.  She was an administrative assistant to the superintendent of Adrian Public Schools for 26 years, retiring in 1988. Joan was a devoted member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and a member of the Council of Catholic Women. She volunteered for St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry, the St. Joseph funeral luncheon committee, and was awarded Lenawee County Volunteer of the Year. She loved spending time with her family and especially her many grandchildren.


Joan is survived by five daughters, Michelle Condon, MD, of Grand Rapids, MI, Anne (Paul) Wisniewski of Adrian, Mary (Les) Sieler of Adrian, Eileen (Stanley) Cornett of Baltimore, MD, and Laura (Jeb) Brown of Madison, WI; 11 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and another on the way; one sister Mary Lou Platte of Gaylord, MI, and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband Lambert and her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Ronald Plonka.


Visitation for Joan will be held on Wednesday, March 24, 2021, from 6:30-8 p.m. at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic and social distancing regulations, the family will not be present, but is encouraging those who loved Joan to please attend and pay their respects. The funeral liturgy will be private and for immediate family only with Fr. Michael Newman as celebrant. You may view Joan’s funeral service via live streaming at Catholic Community of Adrian FaceBook page, beginning at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 25, 2021.  Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Adrian.


You may send condolences to the family at Memorial Contributions may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry, or Holy Family Catholic Parish, St. Joseph’s Campus of Adrian, MI. Envelopes are available at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.

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