MINERAL RIDGE - Joyce S. Grubbs, 72, passed away Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at Vista at the Ridge Care Center.
She was born Aug. 11, 1940, in Clearfield, Pa., the daughter of Lou and Eleanor Bennett Sneddon.
She served our country in the U.S. Navy from 1958 to 1959. Joyce worked for Packard Electric as a laborer for 30 years, retiring in 1994. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Mineral Ridge.
Survivors include son, Donald (Karin) Allen of Lithia, Fla.; daughters, Vaunda (Carmen) Speziale and Roxana Russell, both of Mineral Ridge; grandchildren, Darin Allen, Kayela, Amber, Alexis, Heather, Andrea Maron, Samatha Moore, Nina and Donald Russell; great-grandchildren, Kaytlynn, Steven Marsh and Sophia Maron-Brady.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a granddaughter, Katelyn Maron.
A celebration of Joyce's life will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at New Hope Methodist Church.
Arrangements were handled by Lane Family Funeral Homes, Mineral Ridge Chapel.
Family and friends may view this obituary and send condolences at www.lanefuneralhomes.com.