A Blog of Sermons, Devotional Thought, Religious Topics, and Just fun information and thoughts from Rev. Keith GeRue
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
Between Girard and Virden Illinois
Monday, December 16, 2013
Joyce A. Birk
June 14, 1935 - December 16, 2013
Joyce A. Birk 78, of Girard passed away Monday morning, December 16, 2013, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield, IL.
Joyce was born June 14, 1935, in Waverly, IL, a daughter of John and Faye (Crouse) Muckelston. Joyce married Charles W. Birk in February of 1954 in Waverly, Il and he passed away November of 1979.
Joyce was preceded in death by her parents, husband, 2 brothers, and 3 sisters. Joyce graduated from Waverly High School, class of 1935. Joyce was a homemaker as well as a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church in Girard, IL.
Surviving are her daughter, Joy (Coy) Robinson of Carlinville, IL; sons, Ron Birk of Carlinville, IL and Bill (Lori) Birk of Girard, IL, sister, Betty Megginson of Waverly, IL, and sister, Bernice Stewart of Waverly, IL and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held Thursday, December 19, 2013 from 9:00 am - 11:00 am at Davis-Anderson Funeral Home in Carlinville, IL with funeral services to follow at 11:00AM. Rev. Keith GeRue, Officiating.
Burial will be in the Lutheran Cemetery Carlinville, IL