Joanna M. Thomas

Age 76 of Cherry Hill, formerly of Haddonfield

(nee Tortorella) On Feb. 16, 2021, age 76, of Cherry Hill, formerly of Haddonfield; Beloved mother of Adam Thomas of Long Beach, Ny and Oren R. Thomas, IV of Atlantic City, NJ; Loving grandmother of Oren V.  Also survived by former daughter-in-law Erin Egan.

Joanna was a teacher of British Literature at Camden Catholic HS (1985-2000) and of American Literature at Washington Twp. HS (2000-2013).  Joanna loved animals, the environment, traveling once a year as well as being an avid & excellent Bridge player.

Joanna’s Memorial Service will be held virtually on Friday, Feb, 26th, 11 AM at Kain-Murphy Funeral Services.  Those wishing to attend may email for a Zoom code.  Interment, private.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in honor of Joanna may be made to: Greenpeace, 702 H Street NW, Suite 300, Washington, DC 20001 ( or to the Voorhees Animal Orphanage, 419 Cooper Rd., Voorhees, NJ 08043 (