Joan (Geskovich) Buffington Center Township - 79, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, in her home following an extended illness, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Ambridge PA, she was the daughter of the late Anna (Chelak) and John Geskovich. Joan enjoyed camping and the Pittsburgh Steelers. She was an avid animal lover and donated to numerous animal organizations. Joan was preceded in death by her first husband, Harry Dolan, and and her husband of 42 years, Michael Buffington. She is survived by her sister, Regina Wilson, four daughters and a son-in-law, Terri, Tina, Tonya and her husband Scott, and Jonie, lets not forget the two special grandchildren, Byron and Josselyn (Dylan) (Dylan) there daughter Giovanna, whom she raised, her other grandchildren include, Howard, Terry Jared, Richard, Brittni, Jason, Jennifer, Laiken, Asley, Jordan, and Clayton, numerous great grandchildren, three nephews, Roy (Christine) Fennell, Chuckie (Linda) Fennell, Tracy (Wendy) Fennell, one niece, Gina Fennell, two very special friends, Todd Mackal and Cathy Dolan. She also leaves behind her beloved cat, Toby. The family would like to thank Gallaghers Hospice, and a special thank you to her care giver, Janet Jackson. A private service will be held at The Kasper Chapel of Alvarez -Hahn Funeral Services and Cremation, LLC., Ambridge. Internment will follow in Mount Olivet Catholic Cemetery, Hopewell Twp. The family asks that memorial contributions be made to the Beaver County Humane Society.