Enjoyed painting, riding horses and gardening

Joan Aline Youngberg, age 85, of Macks Creek, Missouri, departed this life Wednesday, July 9, 2014 at Christian Health Rehabilitation Center in Hermitage, Missouri.

Joan was born January 12, 1929 in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of Calvin and Ruby (Field) Osenbaugh.

Joan lived her early years in the Chicago area. In 1977 she moved to Tunas, Missouri to a small farm and later purchased an 80 acre farm in Macks Creek Missouri which she dearly loved, and where she raised, trained and rode horses. Joan lived by herself until she was 84 years old.

She worked at Marriotts Tan-Tar-A as a banquet waitress and at Bonnies Café in Macks Creek. She loved to paint, garden, take long horseback rides, line dancing and music.

Joan is survived by six of her seven children; daughter, Linda Allen and husband, Lonny, of Osage Beach, Missouri, daughter, Donna Poch and husband, Ed, of Shorewood, Illinois, daughter Diane Strack of Wilmington, Illinois, daughter Jeannie Vogel of Sedalia, Missouri; son Larry Youngberg and wife, Karen, of Minooka, Illinois, and son Danny Youngberg and his girl friend Tammy Frye of Hermitage, Missouri. Joan has twelve grandchildren, eighteen great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren; along with several other relatives and friends.

Joan was preceded in death by her parents, and her son Jeffrey Youngberg.

Memorial services will be held Sunday, July 20, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. at Hedges Scott Funeral Home in Macks Creek, Missouri. The family will receive friends for visitation from 1:00-2:00 p.m. prior to services at the funeral home.

Memorial donations are suggested to Hospice Compasses, 1465 E Primrose Springfield, Missouri.

Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family at www.hedgesscottfuneralhomes.com

Arrangements have been placed under the care of Hedges-Scott Funeral Home, Macks Creek, Missouri.