Joyce E. Fabela
Joyce E. Fabela, 70, wife of Richard E. Fabela of 51 years, passed away at a local hospital on Wednesday, October 2, 2013, from complications of an operation.
Joyce was an asset to the community for many years, serving as a volunteer at the Harvest Food Bank and the Salinas Air Show, and as a hospitality shuttle driver at the Pebble Beach Pro-AM. She also served as director for the Liberty Bells and as President for the V.F.W
. District 12, as well as other various offices. Joyce was also an Avon lady for many years.
She is survived by her loving husband, Richard Fabela of Salinas; sisters-in-law, Emma Thonie of Salinas, Delores Berry and Pam Fabela, both of Alameda and Barbara Fabela of Hayward; brother-in-law, Robert Fabela of Northern California; sisters, Betty Doolittle, Rose Landreth and brother, Edwon Landreth, all of Portland, OR; along with numerous nieces, nephews and other loving relatives.
A Celebration of Life will be held Thursday, October 24, 2013 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the American Legion Hall located at 14 W. Laurel Dr., Salinas, CA 93906.
Arrangements are entrusted to Healey Mortuary & Crematory, www.healeymortuary.com