“Into your hands, O merciful savior, we commend your servant Joan Sarna.”
Obituary for Joan Carol (Collins) Sarna
Joan Carol (Collins) Sarna, 77, of Maurertown, Virginia, died on Saturday, June 26, 2021, at Winchester Medical Center.
Mrs. Sarna was born in Wilmington, Delaware, daughter of the late Lawrence and Doris Gardner Collins of Baltimore, Maryland. She is survived by her husband of 50 years, Malcolm Leslie Sarna; two daughters, Stacey Sarna Amey (Christopher) of Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina, and Melissa Joan Wilson (Shawn) of Hedgesville, West Virginia; and seven grandchildren; Christian, Jacob, Graeme, and Elisabeth Amey, and Carolina Grace, Carter, and Caleb Wilson.
Mrs. Sarna was an active member of her church, Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Woodstock. She was a member of Daughters of the American Revolution. Joan also enjoyed growing and marketing herbs.
Burial will be in the St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church Cemetery, Crownsville, Maryland.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 1050 E. Industrial BLVD #3, Cumberland, MD 21502, Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 122 E. Court St. Woodstock, VA 22664 or Daughters of the American Revolution, Narrow Passage Chapter, 629 Jadwyn Road, Maurertown, VA 22644.
“Let us pray for our sister Joan that she may rest from her labors
and enter into the light of God’s eternal sabbath rest.”