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Obituary for Joyce A. Martin

Joyce A. Martin, 73, of Lititz, passed away on Wednesday, October 11, 2023, at Lancaster General Hospital- Penn Medicine.

She was born in New Holland to the late Paul and Elsie (Auker) Martin and was the wife of Harold M. Martin.

She was a member of Speedwell Heights Church, Lititz. Joyce was a member of the Christian Motorcycle Association. She enjoyed quilting and crocheting; she would often make various items and donate them to charities.

During her working years, Joyce worked as a seamstress and in food services.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by two daughters, Sheri Y., wife of Michael Harmon, Kimberly D. Martin; two sisters, Arlene Long, Mabel Miller; two nieces, Adrienne Limehouse and Amy Staley, who looked at Joyce as a mother figure after the passing of their own mother, Joyce’s sister, Ruth Ann Myers.

A viewing will be held on Friday, October 20, 2023, from 9:30 to 11 AM, at the Speedwell Heights Church, 413 W. Brubaker Valley Road, Lititz, PA 17543, followed by her funeral service at 11 AM, with Pastor Brian Willison officiating. Interment will take place in the Mellingers Cemetery, Schoeneck.

Arrangements by Stradling Funeral Homes, Inc., Akron/Ephrata.