Joyce H. (Grassmyer) Woodring

Sept. 5, 1932 - April 13, 2017

Joyce H. (Grassmyer) Woodring, 84, Milroy, passed away Thursday, April 13, 2017, at her residence.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Roy D. and Hope D. (Kapp) Grassmyer. On Feb. 10, 1951, she married Paul M. Woodring, and he preceded her in death on Jan. 20, 2015.

Surviving are four children: Paul D. Woodring of Milroy, Mary H. (Woodring) Gordon and husband, Dennis, of Milroy, Neil A. Woodring and wife, Sharon, of Reedsville, and Susan Woodring in Colorado; 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Jon D. Grassmyer; and a sister, Beverly Ann Grassmyer. She was the last member of her immediate family.

Joyce was a 1950 graduate of Altoona High School. In her earlier years, she was employed at Town & Country Department Stores in Lewistown and Altoona. She retired as a head cashier from Kay-Bee Toys in the Logan Valley Mall, Altoona.

She was a member of Shrader United Methodist Church, as well as Ladies of the Shrine and Lewistown Senior Center. She enjoyed spending her winters in Florida with her husband. She will be sadly missed by her four-legged pal, Sparky.

Interment will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, April 24, 2017, at Alto-Reste Park Cemetery, Pastor Crystal Baumgardner officiating. Arrangements are by Henderson Funeral Home, 3813 W. Main St., Belleville.

Should friends desire, memorials may be made to Shrader United Methodist Church, 1590 Honey Creek Road, Reedsville, PA 17084.