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JoAnn Guardalibene Clune was American nurse. Registered Nurse New York, 1958. Recipient Beta Chi Nu Purse award, Niagara University, 1958, New York State Nursing Association Gold Key award, 1958.


Clune, JoAnn Guardalibene was born on July 22, 1936 in Lockport, New York, United States. Daughter of Joseph and Anna Guardalibene.


Bachelor of science in nursing magna cum laude, Niagara University, 1958. Postgraduate, Elmira College, 1982. Postgrad, State University of New York, Cortland, 1983.


Staff nurse, cardiology Veterans Hospital, Buffalo, 1958—1959, head nurse oncology, 1959—1960. Staff nurse Lansing, Michigan, 1960—1961. School nurse Ithaca City School District, New York, 1987—1993, supervisor nurses, 1994—1999, school nurse, 2000—2001.

Retired, 2001

Member New York Governor's Advisory Council on Transitional Care, Albany, 1995—1998. Executive committee member New York State Rehabilitation Council, Albany, since 1998. Secretary advisory panel for students with disabilities New York State Commissioner Education, Albany, 1990—1997, chair advisory panel, 1997—1998.


Instructor CPR for professional rescuers Red Cross Health and Safety Services, Ithaca, 1997—2005, instructor health and safety training for child care providers, 1997—2005, instructor babysitter training, first aid and CPR, 1997—2005. Member council, chair planning committee Alcohol and Drug Council Tompkins County, Inc., 2003—2005. Trustee Mountainview Hospital, Lockport, 1970—1973.

Member of Sigma Theta Tau, Delta Kappa Gamma (treasurer 2004-2005).


Married Robert James Clune, March 13, 1975. Children: Elizabeth Ann, Christopher VanDeMark, Julie Crawford, Patricia Stein, Margaret Shaw, Megan McCormack, Allan VanDeMark, John.