Carter, JoanneJoanne Carter passed away Sunday, January 24th 2016 at her home in Mission Viejo, California of natural causes. Joanne was born in Oil City, Pennsylvania on August 20th 1933. She graduated from Oil City High School. Joanne moved to California in the mid 1950’s and resided in Redondo Beach and Torrance before moving to Santa Ana in 1963. She worked at Rockwell International until her retirement in 1992. She then moved to Aguanga, California where she enjoyed her retirement living in the country with her husband Al. She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Antoinette Gutowski; her husband, Alvin Carter; and three brothers, Raymond, Norbert and John Gutowski. Joanne is survived by four children, Marian Lowen, Donna, David and Jim McCune; five siblings, Martha Wydro and her husband Walter, Daniel, Loretta, Nancy and Sr. Justina Gutowski; five grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews. Services will be held at El Toro Memorial Park 25751 Trabuco Rd., Lake Forest, CA 92630 on Wednesday, February 3rd 2016 at 10:00 AM.