JoAnn M. Niekamp, age 33 of Linn, passed away Monday, July 22, 2019, at the General Baptist Nursing Home in Linn.
JoAnn was born September 20, 1985, in Jefferson City to Dorothy Niekamp. Her mother survives of Linn.
JoAnn attended the Special Learning Center and graduated from H. Kenneth Kirchner State School in Jefferson City in 2007. She also attended the Ability Center at Osage County Special Services in Linn.
JoAnn attended Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Loose Creek and St. George Catholic Church in Linn. She enjoyed music and just enjoyed life.
In addition to her mother, JoAnn is survived by: two uncles, Donald Niekamp and his wife Rhonda of Linn and Dale Niekamp and his wife Sharon of Loose Creek; her great aunt, Eleanor Scheulen of Loose Creek; her cousins, Danny Niekamp and his wife Audrey of Jefferson City and Steven Niekamp and his wife Angela as well as their children, Landon, Cameron and Kaelynn of Loose Creek.
JoAnn was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Clarence and Leonarda Niekamp and an aunt Darleen Niekamp.
Visitation will be held Thursday, July 25, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at the St. George Catholic Church in Linn. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Fr. Daniel Merz as the Celebrant.
Interment will be in the Immaculate Conception Parish Cemetery in Loose Creek.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Osage County Special Services.