Joan Hinatsu

HINATSU, Joan passed away peacefully at Kingston Health Sciences Centre on Monday March 1, 2022 in her 87th year. Dear mother of Nancy Hurst (Paul Peterson) of Kingston and Bert (Lynne) Hurst of Simcoe. Loving grandmother of Justin, Jamie, Hollie (Eric), Jessie (Matt), Adrien (Ashish). Proud great grandmother (Gigi) of Anna, Reed, Cale and Surya. Sadly missed by her siblings Allan (Jenny) Olner of Kingston and Ruth (Jim) McAulay of Kingston and her sisters in law Linda Olner Yvonne Morris and Lois Olner.  Fondly remembered by Ron Hinatsu's family Ruth and Doug Toyota, Ray and Nancy Hinatsu, Dale and Wally Kamitakahara, Clive Hinatsu, Chester and Denise Hinatsu and Alan and Pat Hinatsu. Predeceased by her husband Ron, parents Albert and Olive, brothers Dale, Ken, Ron his wife Frances and Jack also sisters Susan, Dorothy and brother in law Wayne. Joan was well known as the owner of Joan's Market and the Trellis Tea Room. Later Joan and her husband Ron worked together operating a music business Sound Waves. Joan and Ron could be seen at many craft shows in the area and produced many fine wood sculptures. Friends are invited to meet with family to share their memories of Joan on Tuesday March 8, 2022 from 7pm to 9pm at THOMPSON WATERS FUNERAL HOME 102 First Ave Port Dover 519-583-1530. A Service to Celebrate Joan's life will be held on Wednesday March 9, 2022 at 11am in the funeral home Chapel the Reverend Rick Jones officiating. Interment Port Dover Cemetery. For those wishing, donations to the Simcoe and District Humane Society would be appreciated. Online Donations and or condolences can be made at