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Joyce Peeler Morford


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Joyce Peeler Morford Obituary
February 11, 1936 - July 15, 2015 Joyce passed away peacefully in her home in San Francisco on July 15, 2015. She was born February 11, 1936 in Los Angeles, to Elizabeth and Joseph D. Peeler. Growing up, she enjoyed traveling the world with her parents and found a love for baseball watching the Hollywood Stars. After graduating from The Marlborough School, she attended the University of Alabama. Joyce returned to Los Angeles to complete her studies at UCLA. She joined the Pi Beta Phi sorority and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Spanish in 1958. Joyce married Joseph K. Morford II in 1962, and eventually they moved to San Francisco where she was actively involved in the community through The League of Women Voters and SPUR. Joyce is survived by her two sons Joe and Michael Morford and her five granddaughters Isabelle, Rosie, Virginia, Maggie, and Lily. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the San Francisco Parks Alliance (www.sfparksalliance.org).
Published in the Los Angeles Times on July 19, 2015
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