BREAKING: Dawsonville man indicted on felony murder charge following wife’s 2023 death
The local man was initially booked for elder cruelty in March 2023.
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Joan Colette Makosky
Joan Colette Makosky, 80, of Dawsonville died Feb. 25, 2018. Born April 12, 1937 in Morristown, N.J. to the late Andrew and Kathryn Tirpak, she lived in Alpharetta over 30 years before moving to the Oaks at Hampton in 2017. Survivors include her husband of 62 years, John A. Makosky; children, Sharon and Terry Martin of Dawsonville, John D. Makosky of Sandy Springs, Diane and Dan Rennell of Rogers, Ariz.; grandchildren, Laura and Joe Grossman, Kevin Martin, Justin Rennell, Courtney Rennell, Evan Rennell, Hannah Rennell; and a sister-in-law, Dorothy Makosky of Montville, N.J.; various other relatives also survive