Joyce Ann Romashko

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Joyce Ann Romashko, 64, passed away on Wednesday, April 17, 2013.

Born Nov. 17, 1948, she was a daughter of the late Howard W. and Grace Muchler Stubblebine, Plymouth.

A graduate of Plymouth High School, Class of 1966, Joyce was known for her beautiful voice and was a featured soloist during high school musicals. Upon graduation, she continued to enjoy singing with the Sweet Adelines and in the choir for the Plymouth Christian Church, Plymouth, where she was a member.

Prior to leaving the workforce to become a stay-at-home mom, she was employed as a secretary by the Blue Ribbon Bakery, Pomeroy's and United Penn Bank.

Joyce loved creating a beautiful home and special meals for her cherished family. She was a voracious reader, an accomplished seamstress and a great card and Scrabble player.

Joyce was the much-loved wife of her devoted husband, David Romashko. Together, they would have celebrated their 44th wedding anniversary on May 17, 2013.

Joyce loved and was so very proud of her family.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughter, Carolyn Pawlik, and her husband, Jeff, and their twin sons, Joshua and Evan, Marlton, N.J.; son, David Romashko, and his wife, Tracy, Narberth, Pa; sisters, Sylvia Maslowski and her husband, Anthony, Plymouth; Grace Swithers and her husband, Carl, Nanticoke, and Melanie Jarrett and her husband, Robert, Plymouth; and brother, Howard Stubblebine, Mountain Top.

Her family would like to thank the staff at the Hampton House for their compassionate care during the time that she was a resident.

Private viewing and funeral will be held at the convenience of the family from the S.J. Grontkowski Funeral Home, 530 W. Main St., Plymouth. Interment will be in Oaklawn Cemetery, Hanover Township.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Joyce's memory to the Plymouth Public Library, 107 W. Main St., Plymouth, PA 18651, 570-779-4775.

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Published in Times Leader on Apr. 19, 2013