JoAnn McKim

  • Born: December 13, 1937
  • Died: January 3, 2017
  • Location: South Bend, Indiana

Kaniewski Funeral Homes, Inc.

3545 N. Bendix Dr.
South Bend, IN 46628

Tel. (574) 277-4444

Tribute & Message From The Family


JoAnn McKim, 79, of South Bend, passed away on Tuesday January 3, 2017 at Healthwin Specialized Care Facility. She was born on December 13, 1937, in Marchall County, Bourbon, IN, to the late Grant William and Mary E. (Rohrer) Pershing. On January 11, 1958, as JoAnn Pershing, she married Robert P. "Scottie" McKim in St. John the Baptist Catholic Church. He preceded her in death on May 26, 2010, she was also preceded in death by a brother, William Pershing. JoAnn is survived by her four children, Andrew, Kevin (Ruth), Beth and Renee McKim; four grandchildren, Cassidy, Grant, Ian and Isaiah McKim; and by a brother, Mitchell and sister-in-law, Jackie Pershing of Granger. JoAnn's family came first in life, she especially enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren. Funeral services for JoAnn will be held at 11:30 a.m. Thursday January 5, 2017 at the Kaniewski Funeral Home, 3545 N. Bendix Dr., where friends may visit for one hour and a half prior to the service. Burial will follow in Riverview Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 50 E 91st St Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46209-4830. To send online condolences, please visit www.kaniewski.com.