Joyce M. Magedanz Scovil, 67, of Keithsburg, died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2012, at Mercer County Nursing Home, Aledo.
Services are noon with visitation one hour prior Wednesday, Jan. 11, at First Christian Church, Keithsburg. Burial is at Greenmound Cemetery, Keithsburg. Dennison Funeral Home, Aledo is handling arrangements. Memorials may be made to First Christian Church.
She was born Aug. 3, 1944, in Chicago, daughter of Ellsworth and Gertrude Wilson Magedanz.
Joyce was employed as a machinist at Cannon Bronze for 10 years. She enjoyed traveling, reading, flower gardening and was an accomplished seamstress. She was a member of the First Christian Church and the Ladies Association.
Survivors (and spouses) include her son, Robert Lee Reason, Arizona; two grandchildren, Rachel and Aaron Reason; sisters, Linda (Junior) Cameron, Matherville, Bea (Brad) Ryan, Warrenville, Ill.; brother, Elzie (Debbie) Magedanz, Aledo; half-brother, William Stoneking, Arizona; several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents.