Joanne Corey, 71, of Fort Wayne died May 19, 2020 at Parkview Regional Medical Center, Fort Wayne, IN. Joanne was born November 13, 1948 in Norfolk, VA. She was the daughter of the late Lorenzo and Mary Corey. Joanne was a case worker for the Salvation Army for many years. She loved going to work everyday and helping others. She is survived by her children; Mark A Corey of South Bend, IN, Shannon Corey of Fort Wayne, IN, Timothy Lomont Warfield Cory of Las Vegas, NV. and Philatrese Corey of Fort Wayne, IN; 11 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren; sisters, Essie Bass, Patricia Ford, Brenda Fuqua and Corase Lee. Joanne was preceded in death by her sister, Emma Corey. Funeral Service will be 1:00 pm, Wednesday, May 27, 2020 at the Salvation Army, 2901 N Clinton, Fort Wayne, IN with calling from11:00 am - 1:00 pm. Face covering is required. Memorial contributions may be made to the Salvation Army. To sign the online guest book, go to www.divinemercyfuneralhome.com.