Joyce Lucille Lathrom

Joyce Lucille Lathrom

Funeral services for Joyce Lucille Lathrom, 81, Lawrence will be held at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Burial will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery in Lawrence. She died Tuesday, March 5, 2013.

She was born on October 7, 1931 in Kimball, South Dakota the daughter of Claude F. and Grace B. (Wilson) Fuson.

She worked at Hillcrest Billiards for ten years, at the VFW for four years and volunteered at Lawrence Memorial Hospital for six years.

She was a life member of Women's Auxiliary VFW Post 852, Eagle Lodge Women's Auxiliary #309, Lawrence Memorial Hospital Women's Auxiliary, and Lawrence Women's Bowling Association.

The family will greet friends from 3 - 4 p.m. Tuesday at the mortuary.

Survivors include two sons, Robert Spry, Lawrence, Bennie Sooby, and wife, Susan, Rockford, IL; and four grandchildren, Jeff and Lacey Spry, and Derek and Shauna Sooby.

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Published in Lawrence Journal-World on Mar. 10, 2013