Sheila Joost |

Sheila Joost

Sheila Joost, 76, of Lafayette, died Feb. 22, at home.

Mrs. Joost was born Oct. 19, 1927, in Fort Huachuca, Ariz., to Col. Bertrand and Kate (Rowley) Morrow. She graduated from Mills College in Oakland in 1948. She was a homemaker. She enjoyed the peaceful breezes of Laguna Beach.

She is survived by her son, Robert Joost of Grass Valley; daughter, Diana Cavanaugh of Roseville; sister, Kate (Morrow) Whitley of Encinitas; and grandsons Darrell Perkins-Joost of Paradise and Kevin Cavanaugh of Roseville. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Robert H. Joost, in 1999.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Oakmont Funeral Home in Lafayette.

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