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Joanna Sieg


She was born on May 1, 1938 in Harrisburg and was the daughter of the late Guy and Helen Garver Baumbach.

She was homemaker; she attended Wesley United Methodist Church, Middletown; she enjoyed crossword puzzles and reading; and she was a loving mother and grandmother. Her greatest joy came from taking care of her dog Daisy Mae.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Thayer H. Sieg, who passed away on June 2, 1996, and eight brothers.

She is survived by two sons Jack T. Sieg  of Middletown, Michael R. Sieg and fiancee Diane Over of Middletown, with whom she lived; four sisters Helen Auch, Jean Flory, Betty Baumbach, and Pat Ingram; four grandchildren Joshua, Billy, Megan, and Nicole; stepgrandson Dominic; and four great-grandchildren.

A Tribute to her life will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday,

October 18, at the Frank E. Matinchek and Daughter Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., 260 E. Main St., Middletown, with the Rev. James T. Dawes officiating.

Burial will be in Middletown Cemetery.

Viewing will be from 10 a.m. until time of service on Thursday at the funeral home.

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