Joyce Yoder, 67, of Topock, AZ, died at her residence Dec. 13 following a four-year long illness. She was born July 20, 1944, to Bill and Berl Jackson.
She is survived by her husband of 43 years, Freeman Yoder. Yoder is the son of Ray (deceased) and Katie Yoder, long-time LaGrange County residents. Also surviving are a sister, Stephanie (Steve) Flemming of Oregon; and a nephew, Richard (Dawn) Stark, of California.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and a brother, Herb, all of California.
Joyce lived in LaGrange County for a number of years where she was employed by Lambright Hatchery and LaGrange Publishing Co.
Cremation has taken place at Desert Dawn Gardens in Arizona. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Topock.
Memorial donations may be made to Freeman Yoder, 12791 Coconino Dr., Box 739, Topock, AZ 86436.