Joan Marie was born on June 2, 1936, in Syracuse, Onondaga, and she is the late mother of the famous television personality Vanna White. Vanna White became popular for hosting Wheel of Fortune, and her constant appearance on the screen has made people curious about her and her family. In 1992, Vanna White appeared in the Guinness Book of World Records for the television’s frequent clapper.
Joan Marie Rosich had not shared much information about her earlier life, explaining why little is known about her parents and siblings.
Personal Life of Joan Marie Rosich
Joan Rosich, the late mother of Vanna White, has made some information regarding her personal life known to the public. Joan married Miguel Angel Rosich, exchanging vows in Pinellas, Florida.
The relationship continued for a short while, and they separated later, citing differences they could not resolve. Miguel left the family, and after a short time, the divorce was filed and finalized. Although the couple went separate ways, they had a daughter together.
After the divorce, Joan Rosich married her second husband, Herbert Stackely White Jr. Joan was three years old when her mother married again, and her stepfather legally adopted her taking Vanna to take his last name.
Unfortunately, the marriage did not last long due to the death of Vanna’s mother in 1980. She died at the age of 44 in her home in North Carolina.
Who is Joan Marie Rosich’s Daughter
Joan Marie’s daughter is called Vanna White, and she was born in 1954. Joan got her daughter when she was married to her first husband, although she took Joan’s second husband’s last name after he adopted her.
In 1990, Vanna White tied the knot with George Santo Pietro. The couple remained married for a decade before they divorced in November 2002. Vanna’s relationship with George resulted in two children, Nicholas and Giovanna Pietro.
After the marriage failed, Vanna White found love again with a restaurant owner John Donaldson whom she married. The couple met in 2012 and started dating soon before they finally made it official.
What is Vanna White’s Career
Vanna White started as an actress on June 20, 1980, in an episode of The Price is Right. She was among the first four contestants. She has established herself as a successful television personality and actress making her net worth grow tremendously.
Vanna has led successful television shows enabling her to establish herself as one of the richest TV personalities and actresses, with her wealth accumulating to $40 million. Her dedication to her career and hard work has enabled her to achieve wealth.
Controversies of Vanna White
Vanna White is a celebrity, and there are numerous controversies about her. Becoming a celebrity indeed comes with its benefits and drawbacks. One of the controversies about Vanna White is that she had a miscarriage before she had her firstborn.
Vanna has not yet confirmed the news, including people saying her boyfriend died before they could exchange vows.