1015 West 5th Street

Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870








JoAnn Kiriluk Gediek, 67 of Littleton, NC died Sunday, February 21, 2021, at her residence.

JoAnn was born in Japan, the daughter of the late Joseph Kiriluk and Kiku Mitsu Miyagi Kiriluk. She was a former nurse with Guardian Care of Roanoke Rapids. Two sons preceded her in death, Thomas G. Gediek, Jr. and Timothy Andrew Gediek.

Surviving are: her husband Thomas G. Gediek; a daughter Julia Ashman and Kevin Gordon of Salem, VA; a son Joseph M. Gediek and his wife Shondrea, of Littleton, NC; a sister, Francis Carlin of Chester, PA; seven grandchildren Christian Adkins, David Ashman, III, Hunter Keesee, Zack Gordon, McKenzie Gediek, McKayla Gediek and Isaiah Gediek.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, February 25, 2021, at 3:00 PM, at Weaver’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 2209 Weavers Chapel Road, Littleton, NC 27850, with Rev. Stan Lewis officiating. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery.