Joan Ellen DeMonico, 86, passed away on July 23, 2022 in Ocala, FL. She was born August 13, 1935 to Edward William Cooper and Mary Ignatius O'Neill in Brooklyn, NY. She worked as a tumor registrar for Ocala Regional Hospital.
She is preceded by her parents, sister, brother husband Anthony DeMonico and many other family and friends.
She leaves her daughter Michele Alsup (Michael), son Stephen DeMonico. Her adopted daughter Danielle Pompie. She has 4 grandchildren Stephen DeMonico Jr, Cheyanne Alsup, Ashley Alsup and Brendan DeMonico. 3 Great-grandchildren Cecilia DeMonico, Lydia DeMonico and one due in January 2023. She has 4 adopted grandchildren Ryan Newhouser, Evangeline Adkins, Paisley Adkins, and Reagan Adkins.
A Visitation will be held Thursday, July 28, 2022 at Countryside Funeral Home from 5-7 PM. Service will be at 7:00PM. Interment to follow at Florida National Cemetery on Friday, July 29, 2022 at 11:30 AM. Arrangements under the care of Countryside Funeral Home.