Joyce Marie (Madden) Utley, age 77, of Newton, Ill., passed away Sunday, May 13, 2012 at Newton Rest Haven.
Per Joyce’s wishes, graveside
services will be held at ,
Joyce was born on
In addition to caring for her
husband and family, Joyce was a retired licensed practical nurse, having cared
for patients for many years. Through the years, Joyce worked at nursing
Her memberships include Order
of the Eastern Star and Daughters of the Nile ISIS Temple No. 41,
She will be remembered by her son, Lennis Edward “Eddie” Utley, Jr. of Douglasville, Ga.; daughters, Dara Diel, husband Garry of Newton and Evanna Sue Utley of LaPlace, La.; three grandchildren, Amanda Zumbahlen, husband Jeff and Jill Bierman, husband Ben both of Newton, and Zachary Kolb, fiancée Stephanie Meadows of Evansville; nine great-grandchildren; brother Jack Madden, wife Mary of Evansville; brother-in-law, Bill Pauley of Princeton; one nephew, two nieces, and several great nieces and nephews.
Her parents, husband Ed, infant daughter Sherrlyn Elaine Utley, and sister Sherrlyn Pauley preceded her in death.