Joan Galvin


10:00 am - 10:30 am
Thursday, June 22, 2023
at Minshall Shropshire-Bleyler Funeral Home, Ltd., Media, PA
Middletown (Rt. #352) & Knowlton Roads Middletown
Media, Pennsylvania, United States

Graveside Service

11:15 am - 11:30 am
Thursday, June 22, 2023
Lawn Croft Cemetery
Ridge Rd
Linwood, Pennsylvania, United States

Obituary of Joan D. Galvin


Joan D. (Nee Sakers) Galvin, age 91, of Aston, PA, formerly of Chester, PA, died at home peacefully on Wednesday, June 14, 2023.

Joan was a graduate of Chester High School, Class of 1950.  She was an underwriter with Brokerage Professional, Media, PA, and was a devoted employee to Patrick V. Larkin.  She enjoyed her job, was loyal and worked extremely hard.

Joan love to read and was an avid Phillies fan.  She was a loving mother, grandmother and a friend to many.

Daughter of the late Robert L. Sakers and Josephine E. Lassiter Sakers; Sister of the late David Sakers and Grandmother of the late Christopher Galvin.


Sons: Joseph E. (Debra) Galvin of Texas, Jay A. Galvin of Aston, PA.

Daughter: Linda (Charles) DiSalvo of Aston, PA.

Brother: Robert (Sue) Sakers of Georgia

Grandchildren: Dr. Dale S. DiSlavo (James Kane, Esq.) of Washington, Joseph E. (Sherea) Glavin III of Texas , Samantha Galvin of Texas

Great-Grandchildren: Makayla Galvin, Rebecca Sachez

Also survived by nieces and nephews.

Visitation: Thursday, June 22nd after 10:00AM at the Minshall Shropshire-Bleyler Funeral Home, Middletown (Rte. #352) & Knowlton Rds., Middletown Twp., Media, PA.

Graveside Service:  Thursday, June 22nd at 11:15AM.

Interment: Lawn Croft Cemetery.




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