Joyce A. Holland, 77, formerly of Frankfort, Ind., died August 19, 2017, at Coventry Meadows in Fort Wayne, Ind. Born July 30, 1940 in Frankfort, Ind. to Ruthford Lilburn Holland & Marcella (Michaels) Holland Burks.
Joyce was a graduate of Frankfort High School and Central Business College, Indianapolis. She moved to Fort Wayne, Ind. in 1961. Joyce was the executive secretary with the Department of Correction in Fort Wayne for 26 years, retiring in May of 2005. She was Northeast District Director of Indiana Correctional Association for 6 years. She attended “The Chapel” church in Fort Wayne and was very active in the music and ladies ministries. Joyce was active in Civic Theatre Follies for 10 years.
Visitation and Services
Services will be at Goodwin Funeral Home on Saturday, August 26, 2017, at 2:00 p.m. with visitation from 12:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m. Burial will be in Bunnell Cemetery.
Sister: Carolyn S. (Robert) Jones of Chesterton, Ind. Step-Sister: Kathy (David) Roll of Indianapolis Nieces & Nephew: Holly (Kent) Mishler of Chesterton Amy Ellyn (Dan) Schaufelberger of Lagrange Park, Ill. Scott (Cathy) Jones of Rome, Ga and Chesterton Cousin: Beverly Avery of Frankfort and her family Laura Humrickhouse of Frankfort, Stephanie Gochenour of Rossville, and Kristin David of Acworth, Ga.
Joyce was preceded in death by her parents and stepfather.