Joyce A. Rohlin, 87, of 8 Oak Lane, Russell, Pa., died Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, at Warren General Hospital of Warren, following a brief illness.
Joyce was born Jan. 4, 1926, in Warren, Pa., the daughter of the late Laurance R. and late Signe Miller Pitt.
Joyce was a graduate of Warren High School, and a resident of Russell for more than 50 years. She attended the Praise Fellowship Church in Russell, and was also a longtime member of the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Warren. Among her many interests, she enjoyed playing bridge, artwork, and playing keyboard. She enjoyed her family, and especially loved her grandchildren and greatgrandchildren.
She is survived by two sons: Toby L. Rohlin and his wife, Debbie of Russell, Pa.,, and Terry L. Rohlin and his wife, Janie of Russell, Pa.; six grandchildren: Michael Rohlin and his wife, Megan, the Rev. Richard Rohlin and his wife, Sandie, Lt. Kristina Rohlin, U.S. Navy, Joshua Rohlin, Aaron Rohlin, and Nathan Rohlin and his wife, Jenny. Joyce is also survived by five great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Joyce was preceded in death in November, 1992 by her husband, Warren R. Rohlin, whom she married in May 1942.
Friends will be received at the PetersonBlick Funeral Home Inc, 1003 Penn Ave., E., Warren, Pa., on Thursday, Nov. 7, from 68 p.m., and on Friday, Nov. 8, at the Praise Fellowship, 7451 Market St., Russell, Pa., for one hour prior to a funeral service to be held there at 11 a.m., with the Rev. Rick Rohlin, pastor, and Rev. Marcus Briggs, coofficiating.
Burial will follow in the Pine Grove Cemetery, Russell.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to Paws Along the River, 212 Elm St., Warren, PA 16365
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.petersonblickfuneralhome.com.