Joan Nutkin (nee Herman), 83, of Beachwood, passed away Sept. 18, 2021.Born Aug. 15, 1938 in Cleveland, Joan graduated from Shaker Heights High School and attended Miami University. A member of Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple, Joan also belonged to ORT and NCJW/Cleveland. A lover of tennis, golf and professional sports, Joan was a strong, family-focused and caring person. She loved bridge, sunshine and chocolate. She enjoyed socializing with her large group of friends, attending theater and the arts.
She is survived by her children, Shari Albert of Chicago, Amy Goldberg of Reno, Nevada, and Lisa Nutkin of Steamboat Springs, Colo.; and grandchildren, Lindsay Albert, Brett Albert, Steven Goldberg and Cara Goldberg. She was predeceased by her parents, Isaac and Clara Herman; and brothers, Gerald Herman and Donald Herman; and husband of 43 years, David Nutkin.
Funeral services were held Sept. 20 at Mount Olive Cemetery. Contributions in memory of Joan can be made to NCJW/Cleveland or Anshe Chesed Fairmount Temple.