Joyce Dawn Roland, 78, Greenwood, peacefully entered into heaven to be with our Lord on Saturday, April 26, 2014.
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Harry and Dorothy "Dot" (Bare) DeLancey.
She is survived by two sons: Harry and Joe; a daughter, Jodie and her husband, Mark Callis, all of Altoona; 10 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
Joyce was preceded in death by her former husband, Donald D.; an infant son; a son, Donald H.; and daughter, Jackie D. Crust.
Joyce was a 1954 graduate of Altoona Area High School and attended Penn State University in physical education.
She was a member of St. Mark's Catholic Church.
Joyce worked as a secretary for the Logan Township Tax Office.
She was a longtime member of the Greenwood Volunteer Fire Company's Ladies Auxiliary.
Joyce was an extreme fan of Penn State and the Steelers. She also enjoyed the outdoors and spending time with her family and friends.
Joyce was a wonderful homemaker who was beloved by everyone that knew her. She will be greatly missed by family and friends.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, 2014, in the Santella Funeral Home, where a vigil for the deceased will be held. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 30, 2014, at St. Mark's Catholic Church by the Rev. Ronald Osinski. Committal will be at Alto-Reste Park.
In memory of Joyce, contributions may be given to the March of Dimes, Olde Farm Office Road, Duncansville, PA 16635; or St. Mark's Catholic Church, 416 Sixth Ave., Altoona, PA 16602.