July 31, 2014

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Joyce Marlene (Harger) Peterson

Peterson_JoyceJoyce Marlene (Harger) Peterson, 77, departed this world for Heaven on Saturday, May 3, 2014 after a short battle with cancer.

Born on October 25, 1936 in Seville, Joyce graduated from Medina High School and married Bob Peterson in 1956. She remained in the Akron area her entire life. A homemaker for many years, Joyce worked tirelessly at her daughters and granddaughters businesses for the past 20 years.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Anna (Bauer) Harger; and husband, Bob Peterson.

She was the devoted mother to her only daughter, Lori Mandich (Sam) of Wadsworth; granddaughter, Candice Shubert Lischeid (Creg) of Wadsworth; and her latest love, great-grandson, Grady Lischeid, she will be truly missed.

A heartfelt and most sincere thank you to the staff at Liberty Residence II and her special friend and cousin, Phyllis Leohr.

A private celebration of her life will be held for family at a later date.

ln lieu of flowers, Joyce would want a donation made to your favorite charity.

Arrangements made from Armstrong Funeral Home, Seville.