Leatrice "Joyce" Bohannon
Born: April 28, 1936 in Ottawa, IL
Died: October 5, 2021 in Ottawa, IL
Leatrice "Joyce" Bohannon, 85, of Marseilles, passed away on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 at Pleasant View in Ottawa.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, October 8, 2021 at the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa, with Rev. Duane Kaufman, officiating. Private burial will follow at Oakwood Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. on Friday, at the funeral home. Due to current State of Illinois guidelines, face coverings will be required.
Joyce was born on April 28, 1936 in Ottawa, to Vernon C. and Lucille (Lohr) Hadley. She was a graduate of Ottawa Township High School. Joyce married Richard D. Bohannon on August 12, 1956 at the Evangelical United Methodist Church, in Ottawa. She enjoyed traveling, needlework, and loved to garden.
She is survived by her husband, Richard; two children, Jeffrey H. Bohannon of Kings, IL and Susan B. (Karl) Kjolhede of Steamboat Springs, CO; five grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; a brother, Vincent Hadley; a sister, JoAnne Mason; and many cherished nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Vernon Hadley; and two sisters, Betty Walsh and Margret Eastman.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Operation Smile, 3641 Faculty Blvd., Virginia Beach, VA, 23453.
You may sign the online guestbook and share remembrances at www.MuellerFH.com
. Mueller Funeral Home and Crematory 800 First Avenue, Ottawa, IL 61350 815-434-4433
Published by My Web Times from Oct. 5 to Oct. 7, 2021.