Joan K. Ameday

Feb 1, 1920 – Oct 15, 2011

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Joan Ameday

91, Born February 1, 1920 in Tacoma, WA.  Passed away October 15, 2011 in Seattle. 

Joan went to U.W. and was in Tridelt Sorority.  She was member of Bermuda Dunes Country Club in Palm Springs, Broadmoor Country Club and the Seattle Tennis Club. 

She was preceded in death by her parents Conrad Knudsen and Annabelle Cavendish, her brother, Calvert Knudsen, her son, James Conrad Morrill and her husbands James Kennedy Morrill, Fred Andretta, and Alphio Ameday, deceased.  Beloved mother of Shannon O’Leary and her husband Jeremiah O’Leary, Scottsdale, AZ and grand-mother of Jeremy O’Leary of Indio, CA, Jordan O’Leary of Los Angeles, CA and Brandon O’Leary of Denver, CO. 

Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association. 

Please sign the online memorial at


Feb 20, 2012


You were a good friend and it was a pleasure to have had your influence in my life. I'm a better person for it. May your sould rest in peace.

Pat and Neil Inman
Seattle, Wa
Oct 26, 2011

We were very fond of Al and Joan, we will miss them. They were good neighbors. Pat and Neil #215

Andy and karen columbro
Edmonds , Wa
Oct 26, 2011

Our thoughts and prayers are with Shannon, Jerry and the boys. We enjoyed having Joan and al next door for so many years. They will be missed.

Brandon P OLeary
Denver, CO
Oct 21, 2011

This life has now passed away

They are with the Lord today

Enjoying a better life anew

Their memory shall we carry through

Until we again rendezvous

(Psalm 23: 1-6, Eccl 12: 7,1Cor 15: 42-55)

Shannon K, O'Leary
Scottsdale, AZ
Oct 20, 2011

Love you Mom. May you find Peace with all your Guys!

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