Joanne Marie Normandie of Lowell, MA

1959 - 2022


August 3, 2022
3:00PM - 7:00PM
The Dolan Funeral Home


August 4, 2022
St. Margaret of Scotland Church, Lowell, Pine Ridge Cemetery, Chelmsford

Joanne M. (Nash) Normandie, 62, of Lowell, MA peacefully passed away Thursday, July 28, 2022 at MGH surrounded by her loving family after a courageous 10-year battle with cancer.

She was married to Steven Normandie Sr. with whom they celebrated 43 years together.

Born in Lowell, she was the daughter of the late Fredrick Brown and Hazel (Mullen, Nash) Brown. She attended Dracut & Lowell schools and graduated from Greater Lowell Technical High School in 1978.

She was employed in the medical technology field for many years including C.R. Bard and Millipore. Later becoming a Crossing Guard for the City of Lowell.

Some of Joanne’s favorite things were attending her son’s and grandchildren’s sporting events throughout the years.  During the summer months, she could be found at Indian Ranch in Webster, MA camping and enjoying country music with her many friends.  Joanne always loved a good party and trying her luck with Keno or at Foxwoods.

In addition to her husband, Joanne is survived by her sons, Steven Jr. and his wife Taryn, their children Cheyenne and Kacey of Pelham, NH, Jason and his wife Jennifer, and their children Nathan, Tyler and Hailey of Lowell; Brothers, Paul Nash and his wife, Carol of Dracut, and Fred Brown of Lowell; Sister, Kathy Darezzo of Lowell; sisters-in-law, Sharon Hebert of Davenport, Florida, Sandy Kulakowski of Athol, MA, Kimberly Normandie of Lowell; brothers-in- law, David Normandie and his wife, Diane of Lowell, Dennis Normandie of Merrimack, MA, Neil Moran Sr of Chelmsford, MA; and many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her twin sister Suzanne E. Moran; brothers-in-law, John Normandie Jr., Albert Normandie, and his wife Grace, and Roger Hebert Sr.


Services for Joanne with be held at Dolan Funeral Home at 106 Middlesex St. North Chelmsford, MA on Wednesday, August 3, 2022 from 3pm – 7pm.  Funeral services will be held at St. Margaret of Scotland Church at 374 Stevens St. Lowell, MA on Thursday, August 4, 2022 at 10am. Burial at Pine Ridge Cemetery, Chelmsford.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of Joanne Normandie to Mass General Hospital (fund/research) online at    OR

Checks made payable to: Massachusetts General Hospital

Research/Fund in memory of Joanne Normandie

c/o MGH Development Office

125 Nashua St., Ste 540

Boston, MA 02114-1101

9 Condolences for Joanne Marie Normandie of Lowell, MA

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    Jennifer Garboski


    My prayers are with all of my family

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    Stephanie Taylor


    My condolences, Steve, Jay & your families ?

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    Lilli Crotty


    So sorry to hear of Joanne’s passing she was a client of mine at Ryan’s Hairstyling for many years
    may she RIP??
    your all in my thoughts and prayers

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    Jason Gagnon


    My condolences to all of the family. She will be deeply missed.

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    Donna Murphy


    Rest In Peace Joanne. My thoughts and prayers go out to your family.

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    Margaret and Milton Thisell


    Sorry for your loss. She is no longer suffering. She is in heaven enjoying country music and her family living life together. ?

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    Denise Cormier Fay


    Please accept my deepest sympathy.
    (I am Carol’s cousin)

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    Robert danielczyk


    So sorry for your loss we had sum great party time at the indain ranch.

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    Barbara Robinson


    So sorry for your loss Steve. RIP Joanne ❤
    Barb and Ed Robinson

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