Joyce Marie Southland, 93, of St. Joseph, passed away Friday December 6, 2019 at Caretel Inns of Lakeland.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, December 13, 2019 at St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, 555 E Delaware, Benton Harbor. Burial will follow. Those wishing to sign Joyce’s Memory Book online may do so at www.purelycremations.org.
Joyce was born July 4, 1926 in Benton Harbor, MI.
Joyce is survived by, Daughter; Cynthia Allen of Central Alaska; Sons; Michael (Angela) Houser of Paw Paw; Patrick (Julie) Houser of Baroda. 15 Grandchildren and 19 Great-Grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded by her Husband, Gerald Southland; Mother, Ester (Martin) Osborn; Father, Meredith Osborn, Brothers; George & Thomas; Sister, Karen (Clifford) Weber.
The children of Joyce would like to give a special thanks of appreciation to Frank & Sherry (niece) Noble who gave so much love and care for our Mother. They showed the love they had for her during the years she was unable to care for herself. We also appreciate the wonderful care that Caretel Inns of Lakeland gave her.Print Obituary & Condolences