Joan Ann Eldreth

February 19, 1944 - November 6, 2021 Genesee, PA | Age 77 Loving Mother, Grandmother, Sister, and Friend.

Joan Ann Eldreth, age 77, of Genesee, PA, formerly of Landenberg, PA, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 6, 2021, surrounded by family, after a long illness.

Born on February 19, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Archie R. Madron and Elizabeth Marie Pate Madron. On June 18, 1960, she married the love of her life, Bryan J. Eldreth , who passed away in 2019.

Joan worked many years at the Kennett Diner. She was part owner of the Bobbie Jo Florist, where she used her creative skills making beautiful flowers. She was best known for her job at Pyles Home and Supply, where her creative talents came alive in the Christmas display every year.

A member of the Avon Grove Church of the Nazarene since 1977, Joan was very active in church activities, including outreach with The Bridge, and she was naturally part of the decorating committee at the holidays.

Along with decorating, Joan loved cooking, flower gardening, and the beach.

Joan is survived by her two beloved daughters, Suzan Paisley (Dennis) and Cynthia Eldreth; two cherished grandchildren, Elizabeth Paisley and Adam Paisley; and four treasured brothers, A. Robert Madron (Donna), of Melfa, VA; Thomas K Madron (Ellen), Daniel J. Madron, and Donald R. Madron (Lorraine), all of Rising Sun, MD.

Services will be private at Kuzo Funeral Home, Kennett Square.

She will be laid to rest along side her husband at the Union Hill Cemetery in Kennett Square, PA.

To view her online tribute and to share a memory with his family, please visit

Arrangements by the Kuzo Funeral home, Kennett Square, PA. Local assistance in Genesee, PA. was provided by Virgil L. Howard Funeral Home.


Funeral Service

Her services and burial will be private.


  1. Cindy,

    So sad to read that your mom has passed away. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. I remember her fondly, growing up in landenberg. She always had the most beautiful flower gardens on Auburn Rd!

    Kristian Testa-Denny | November 26, 2021 at 12:43 AM
  2. Another loving soul gone to the heavens. But she will never be forgotten. She will be remembered in everyone’s heart until we all meet again. She was devoted hardworking and a lovable person. Deepest condolences to the family. She will be deeply missed.
    From James Roger Eldreth. Alice Eldreth. Roger Eldreth

    Roger Eldreth | November 16, 2021 at 12:08 PM
  3. My deepest sympathy In the loss of your mother..She was a dear treasure..I went to church with your mom and dad and they were 2 peas in a pod..So spiritual and kind, always soft spoken and helpful..There is a huge comfort knowing they are again joined in eternity. Always, Patti Cornette

    Patti Cornette | November 15, 2021 at 3:04 PM

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