Joyce K. Truesdale

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Dec. 28, 2012

Joyce K. Truesdale, 69, of Tunkhannock, died surrounded by her family on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, in Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 30 years, Bob Truesdale.

Joyce, the daughter of the late Kenneth and Othella Farr Lillie, was born in Tunkhannock on Jan. 31, 1943.

After 10 years of dedicated service, Joyce retired from The Foley Law Firm in Scranton. She took great pleasure in tending to her flower gardens and decorating her lawn with whimsical ornaments. Joyce worshiped at the Tunkhannock United Methodist Church and was a devoted member of the Eastern Star.

She is survived by her son, Robert, and his wife, Denise, of Taylor; stepdaughter, Melody Soltis, of Lansdale; sister, Margaret Lillie Wanick, and her husband, William, of South Abington Township; two step-grandchildren; a niece and nephew.

Funeral services will be held on Monday at 2 p.m. from the Sheldon-Kukuchka Funeral Home Inc., 73 W. Tioga St., Tunkhannock, with the Rev. Peter F. Geschwindner of the Tunkhannock United Methodist Church officiating. Interment will be in Sunnyside Cemetery Tunkhannock. Friends and family may call at the funeral home from noon until the time of the service Monday.

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Published in Times Leader on Dec. 30, 2012
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