Joyce E. Bennett, 70, of Golden Good Shepherd Home, (formerly of LaHarpe) died at 5:00 a.m. Tuesday, September 17, 2019, at the home.
Born April 8, 1949, in Quincy, Joyce was a daughter of Howard W. and Esther M. Kurfman Bennett.
Joyce worked at Kroner’s Florist, Quincy College, and JTPA prior to working at the United States Postal Service until her retirement. She enjoyed gardening, especially flowers and spending time with her cats.
Survivors include a brother, Lowell Bennett (Nancy), Chillicothe, IL.; a sister in law, Norma Bennett, Golden; six nieces and a nephew, Brenda Bennett, Wentzville, Mo.; Sherri (Bennett) Young, Golden; Ann (Bennett) Lewellyn, Mt. Auburn; Thomas Bennett, Golden; Susan (Dixon) Dougherty, Hemet, Ca.; Sarah (Dixon) Rio, Oak Lawn, IL.; and Andrea (Bennett) Bredeman, Chillicothe, IL.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Meda Dixon, and a brother, Fred R. Bennett.
Funeral Services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Friday (September 20) at the Ebenezer Chapel near Golden. Burial will follow at the Ebenezer Cemetery, near Golden.
Visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. until the time of services at the Ebenezer Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to Ebenezer Chapel and Burial Society.
Online condolences may be left at www.hamiltonfuneralhomes.net.
The Lummis Hamilton Funeral Home in Camp Point is handling the arrangements.
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