JoAnne (Heather) Woolley

June 17, 1941 ~ April 13, 2020 (age 78)


JoAnne (Heather) Woolley, 78, of Eldon, Missouri passed away Monday, April 13, 2020 in Russellville, Missouri.  She was born June 17, 1941 in Miller County, Missouri, the daughter of the late Grandville Otto and Virginia Faye (Connell) Heather.  On February 13, 1960 in Miami, Oklahoma she was united in marriage to Frank C. Woolley who preceded her in death on December 29, 1997.


Survivors include,

Daughter, Cathy Jo Kliethermes (Duane) of Russellville, MO

Grandsons, Cody Kliethermes (Meredith) of Barnett, MO; Justin Kliethermes (Liz) of Raymore, MO; Brandon Kliethermes (Dara Vint) of Eldon, MO; Ryan Kliethermes of Olean, MO

Great Granddaughters, Cami, Quincy & Carly Kliethermes

Brothers in law, Bob Woolley (Jlee) of Barnett, MO; Dave Woolley of Olean, MO

Several Nieces & Nephews

A son, Jeff Woolley, two brothers, Roger Heather and Ronnie Heather, two sisters in law, Jeanine Heather and Ruth Woolley preceded her in death.


JoAnne was raised in the Eldon community where she graduated from Eldon High School in 1959.  She and Frank were married in 1960 and then moved to Kansas City, MO. where she was employed with Hallmark Cards.  In 1972 they moved back to Eldon and she was employed with Capital Savings & Loan and later Citizens Bank of Eldon until her retirement.  JoAnne was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Eldon, MO. She greatly enjoyed supporting her grandsons and her great granddaughters.  Her greatest love was spending time with family and friends.

Graveside Services will be held on Friday, April 17, 2020 at 10:00 AM at the Eldon City Cemetery with Rev. Callistus C. Okoroji officiating.

Memorials in her name are suggested to Sacred Heart Catholic Church of Eldon, MO.

Arrangements are under the direction and care of Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, MO.     

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