Joan M. Cobb of Bridgewater died peacefully after a long battle with cancer on April 22, 2015, at the Braemoor Health Center in Brockton. She was 63. Joan was the beloved wife of Wayne S. Cobb of Bridgewater. She was the daughter of Katherine “Kay” G. (McPhee) Manning of Oak Bluffs and the late William Manning. She was the stepdaughter of the late Joseph Nunes. Joan is also survived by a son, Ryan S. Cobb of Bridgewater and his wife Kelley (DeRubeis); a daughter, Caitlin J. Goodhile of Berwick, Maine; she was the sister of Marilyn Manning of Byfield, Richard Manning of Oak Bluffs, and the late Katherine Maseda. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Taylor DeRubeis, Isabella Cobb, Cameron Cobb, Madelyn Goodhile, and Zachary Goodhile, as well as many nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, at 3 pm in the Sacred Heart Cemetery, Vineyard Avenue, Oak Bluffs, with the Rev. Karl Buder officiating. A gathering will follow at the Portuguese-American Club, Vineyard Avenue, Oak Bluffs; please bring a dish to share.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to Hope Health Hospice, 765 Attucks Lane, Hyannis MA 02601.