Joanne E. Bakes
Joanne E. Bakes, a retired hospitality industry worker, and a long-time resident of Southern Nevada died on September 22, 2020 at the age of 72.
Joanne is survived by her husband of 52-years Anthony Bakes, her children Anthony Bakes Jr, Tina Marie Bakes, Michael Bakes, and Gianni Bakes. Her grandchildren Brook, Bailey, Leilani, Aleesa, Julia, Hayden, Gianni Jr, Annabelle, Liam, and Kami. Her daughter in law Melinda, and her son in law Jimmy, Her Sisters: Gerri, Pat, Kathy, and Brother Bill. She is predeceased by her parents, Willard and Celestine Zingsheim, her in laws Frank, and Mary Bakes, and her sister in law Sheila Rose.
Joanne was born in Westbend, WI. on Dec 20, 1947 to Willard and Celestine Zingsheim. A graduate of Westbend High School she moved to Las Vegas NV in 1970 after the birth of her first child. She worked in the hospitality industry for thirty years, and was credited for being a member of the day one staff that opened The Excalibur Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, NV.
Joanne was a devoted wife and mother that enjoyed the company of her children, grand-children, friends, and family.
A memorial service will be held Oct 9, 2020 at 1:00pm. at La Paloma Funeral Services located at 5450 Stephanie St. Las Vegas, NV 89122 Please send flowers and correspondence to 1079 Paradise Coach Dr, Henderson, NV 89002
She will be missed dearly.
SENDING PRAYERS TO BAKES FAMILY, I REMEMBER WORKING WITH JOANNE ,AT EXCALIBUR, WE BACAME A FAMILY,HER SON MIKE MARRIED MY SISTER MELINDA, OUR FAMILY GREW WITH LOTS OF BEAUTIFUL MEMORIES.
YOU WILL BE MISSED ,IN LOVING MEMORY ,
JOE DEYRO JOHN SHIFFLER BOB HARRIS. AND FAMILY
To Tony and The Family, Sending all of Our Love Today and Everyday. Joanne was the Strongest Bakes Woman We have ever met. She will be Missed But She Will Always Be Near. Love Always Robby & Beverly Bakes