Joanne Rightnour

Obituary of Joanne Rightnour

Joanne M. (Ominski) Rightnour, 67, of Pottstown, PA passed away on Friday, August 11, 2017 at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center. She was the wife of Charles W. Rightnour with whom she shared 47 years of marriage.

Joanne was born September 25, 1949 in Philadelphia, PA. She was a daughter of the late Joseph and Anna (Larkin) Ominski.

Joanne was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She enjoyed traveling to Bensalem, PA; Batavia and Long Island, NY; Gainesville, FL; Norfolk VA; and Silver Spring, MD. Joanne was a force of nature. She could make any gathering a party.  She was a bright mind with a loving heart.

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Rightnour is survived by one daughter, Monica DeCamillo, wife of David DeCamillo, Jr., Pottstown, PA; one granddaughter, Paula DeCamillo, Pottstown, PA; one sister, Toni Zapisek, wife of Walter, Bensalem, PA; three brothers, Joseph Ominski, husband of Dolores, Norfolk, VA; Daniel Ominski, husband of Joan Scully, Gainesville, FL; and John Ominski, husband of Joanne Penndelton, Silver Spring, MD.

In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by three sisters, Anna Mendenhall, Judy Sobresky, and Susie Adams.

A calling hour will take place on Thursday, August 17, 2017 from 10 – 11 am at St. Aloysius Church, 223 Beech St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A Funeral Mass will follow at 11 am. Interment will take after the service at Highland Memorial Park. Houck & Gofus Funeral Home, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464 will be handling the arrangements. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Joanne’s honor to the American Cancer Society at Online condolences may be made to the family at