Joanna Orlando

Joanna Lynn Orlando (Stark) of Eureka, MO, age 51, passed away Thursday, January 7th, 2021. Despite any challenges, a smile always remained on her face. Her laughter was contagious and a true embodiment of her fun-loving spirit.

She was a beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt, cousin, and companion to those who were lucky to have known her. She is survived by her husband of 29 years, Paul D. Orlando, daughters, Isabella D. Orlando and Sophia R. Orlando, stepsons, Samuel D. Orlando, Dominic J. Orlando, and his wife Dakota L. Orlando. Daughter to her late father, J.T. Stark and her mother Merle M. Stark. Sister to Lisa D. Kelley and Steve T. Stark.

The family would like to express their thanks and gratitude for the wonderful care by Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care, with a special thank you to nurse Barbara Bogomolov for her compassion and consideration. The celebration of Joanna’s life will be held January 12th, 2021 at the Opera House of Pacific from 4-8PM. Any flowers should be sent to the following location: Opera House of Pacific, 220 S 1st St, Pacific, MO 63069.


  1. Cynthia A Jacobs-Stark on January 11, 2021 at 2:15 pm

    I was very sorry to hear of Joanna’s passing. The one thing that came to mind is she was always smiling! I’m sorry for your loss and praying for peace for your family.

  2. Angie Figge on January 11, 2021 at 3:37 pm

    I’m so sorry to hear of Joanna’s passing. I am praying for peace for your family. My heart breaks for you all. Sending all my love.

  3. Tammy Watts on January 11, 2021 at 8:35 pm


  4. Vicki Kastner ( Moussette) on January 11, 2021 at 9:08 pm

    Mat God bless your family. Joanna’s smile and memories will forever be in your hearts. Bless you all.

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