Joan E. Kerekanich, 80, of 5 Edgewood Drive Youngsville, Pa., passed away Monday, August 13th, at UPMC Hamot Medical Center in Erie. Joan was born in DuBois, Pa. on January 15, 1932, a daughter of the late Evelyn (Henry) and Earl Walters. She was retired from Blair Corp. She enjoyed garden-ing, crafts, sewing, and crossword puzzles. She was a graduate of Mt. Jewett High School. She was the widow of Charles Kerekan-ich whom she married on July 14, 1951. Charles pre-ceded her in death in 1988.