Joyce E. Storrie, 81, of Wakeman, passed away Thursday, November 1, 2012, after a brief illness. She was born on March 13, 1931, in Bristolville, Ohio. She was the daughter of the late Harry and Gladys Mahan of Bristolville, Ohio.
Joyce was a member and organist of the Clarksfield Methodist Church, the long time secretary of Citizens Ambulance Service, a past Worthy Matron of the Eastern Star, a school bus driver for the Firelands School District and a laboratory technician for doctors at the Carnegie Medical Building. By common consent, she was also the best apple pie baker.
She is survived by her four stepchildren and their families, Brian of Little Rock, Arkansas, Noreene Storrie of New York City, New York, Rosemarie Storrie Walter of Ethridge, Tennessee, and David of Elyria; 11 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Her close friend, Chico Lenhart; also survives. Jim Mahan and his family, Margaret Mahan and her family and Carl Doershuk and his family share the sadness with the loss of Joyce.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Baillie Storrie.
Visitation will occur at the Morman Funeral Home, 16 Cooper Street, Wakeman, from 2 until 5 P.M., Sunday, November 4, 2012. Services will be held at the Clarksfield United Methodist Church on Zenobia Road at 11 a.m., Monday, November 5, 2012.
The family requests donations be made to the Clarksfield Methodist Church, in lieu of flowers.
Online condolences may be left at mormanfuneralhome.com