The family of Joyce Marilyn Hougen are deeply saddened by her sudden passing on February 13, 2008 at M.S.A. Hospital. Joyce is survived by Ron, her loving husband of 49+ years, children Todd (Jeannette), Craig and Kim (Shane), her grandchildren Benjamin & Zachary, sister Dale (Don), brother-in-law Mel (Norma), sisters-in-law Thelma, Sylvia and Freda (Walter) and many other relatives.
Joyce was born on July 13, 1940 in Maidstone, SK where she spent her growing up years. The majority of her married life was spent in Calgary, AB and Abbotsford, B.C. Joyce enjoyed her handiwork, gardening, and her real love was for her family and in the past 6 years for her grandsons. She will be remembered for her sense of humor and her hardy laugh.
In lieu of a funeral, a viewing was held at Woodlawn Funeral Home on Friday, February 15th, 2008. Donations in lieu of flowers may be given to the B.C. Heart & Stroke Foundation, or to a charity of your choice.
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