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July 8, 2014

Joyce N. Facer

The Daily Star

---- — Joyce N. Facer

LYONS — Joyce N. Facer, 70, of Route 14, passed away following an extended illness on Monday, July 7, 2014, at Newark Wayne Community Hospital.

Family and friends may call from 4 to 6 p.m. Friday, July 11, at Weeks-Keysor Funeral Home, 5 Phelps St., Lyons, with funeral services to follow at 6 p.m.

For those wishing, memorials may be made to American Heart Association in your area in Joyce’s memory.

Joyce was born March 23, 1944, in North Harpersfield, a daughter to the late Olaf A. and Marguerite Bedford Peterson. She resided in Lyons since 1973 where she worked on the family farm, raising sheep and managing the apple orchards. She was a past member of the Eureka Grange and First Presbyterian Church of Lyons.

She is survived by her husband, John of 41 years; two daughters, Emily (Kevin) Hurt of Kansas and Erica Facer of Texas; two brothers, Harry Peterson of Jefferson and Larry Peterson of Delhi; sister, Jane Peters of Florida; an aunt; uncle; nieces; nephews; and cousins.