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M. Joan (Miller) Mezoff

January 13, 1928 ~ June 18, 2018 (age 90)


Margaret Joan Miller Mezoff, 90, died in Elizabethtown, PA on June 18, 2018. Mrs. Mezoff was born in Harrisburg, PA on January 13, 1928 to William James Sill Miller and Margaret Mates Miller. She was preceded in death by her sister Nordena Wayman and her beloved husband Dr. Earl R. Mezoff, the former president of Tusculum College (TN) and Dana College (NE). As a college president's wife, Joan was a goodwill ambassador from the college to the community, hosting thousands both on campus and in the President’s home. She also helped catalogue the rare books collection at Tusculum College. Mrs. Mezoff was a graduate of Thiel College (PA), a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) and an avid reader and bridge player. She is survived by her daughters Margaret Holman, Patricia Magoon and son-in-law Peter Magoon. A private family graveside service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Joan’s memory to Thiel College, Greenville, PA. Arrangements are by Miller-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory, Elizabethtown, PA. Messages of condolence may be shared at



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Thiel College
75 College Avenue, Greenville PA 16125
Tel: 1-800-248-4435

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