Joan M. Cobb of Bridgewater died peacefully April 22 at the Braemoor Health Center in Brockton after a long battle with cancer She was 63.

She was the daughter of Katherine (Kay) G. (McPhee) Manning of Oak Bluffs and the late William Manning, and she was the stepdaughter of the late Joseph Nunes. She was the beloved wife of Wayne S. Cobb of Bridgewater; they were married for 40 years.

Joan was born in Boston on Sept. 27, 1951, and lived in North Quincy. She was a graduate of North Quincy High School, class of 1969, and a graduate of Chamberlain Junior College. Joan spent many summers on Martha’s Vineyard.

She is survived by her husband; a son, Ryan S. Cobb of Bridgewater and his wife Kelley (DeRubeis); a daughter, Caitlin J. Goodhile of Berwick Me.m, and her mother. She was the sister of Marilyn Manning of Byfield, Richard Manning of Oak Bluffs and the late Katherine Maseda. Joan is also survived by her grandchildren: Taylor DeRubeis, Isabella Cobb, Cameron Cobb, Madelyn Goodhile and Zachary Goodhile as well as many nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be held Tuesday, May 5, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Prophett-Chapman Cole and Gleason Funeral Home, 98 Bedford street, Bridgewater, MA 02324.

A graveside service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to HopeHealth Hospice, 765 Attucks Lane, Hyannis, MA 02601.