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Joyce A. (Wills) Gailey

Born: Tue., Feb. 10, 1953
Died: Thu., Sep. 12, 2019


4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Sun., Sep. 15, 2019
9:00 AM to 10:00 AM, Mon., Sep. 16, 2019
Location: Ashville

Funeral Service

10:00 AM Mon., Sep. 16, 2019
Location: Ashville

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Gailey, Joyce A. 66, R.D. Gallitzin, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on September 12, 2019 at UPMC Altoona. Born February 10, 1953 in Altoona, daughter of the late Merle and Betty (Bakale) Wills. Preceded in death by grandson, Michael Gailey Jr., sister, Barbara McPherson, brother, Jason, nephew Jaylen Lenning, and niece, Natalie McPherson. Survived by husband, Joe, whom she married May 25, 1974 in Frugality, children, Michael (Shelley), Brian (Aimee) and Michelle (Eric) Wysong, former daughter in law, Alison Gailey, grandchildren: Michaella (Jeremy), Jenna, Alex, Jolene, Chase, Nevaya, Blake, Jack, and a grandson to be born soon. Sister of, Jane Wills, Joe (Sherry), Cindy Troxell, and Colleen (John) Hinkledire. Also survived by numerous aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, and brothers and sisters in law.  Joyce enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, going to car shows and cruising with her husband in their 63 Chevy Impala, crossword puzzles, bowling and reading the newspaper. She worked as a seamstress for several local sewing factories. Member of the Blair County Antique Auto Club and attended the Grace Bible Church, Hollidaysburg. Friends will be received from 4 until 7 PM Sunday and from 9 AM until time of funeral service at 10:00 AM Monday at the Gibbons Funeral Home, 1688 Liberty St., Ashville, PA 16613, Pastor Lou Hileman, officiating. Committal, Amsbry Union Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions be made to Precious Life Ministries, 1716 12th Ave. Altoona, PA 16601 or Day One of Greater Altoona, 1212 13th Ave., Altoona, PA 16601 in Joyce’s memory. www.gibbonsfhashvillecoalport.com




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Deanna Gibson
   Posted Fri September 13, 2019
Our hearts go out to you all! May Christ comfort you through this difficult time! Holding you close in thought and in pray!
Art and Dee Gibson and family

Susan Trout
   Posted Fri September 13, 2019
Joe, I am so sorry for the loss of your wife Joyce. It is so hard to believe she is gone and it happened so fast. She will be missed by everyone. Take Care and if you need anything do not hesitate to call. Love your sister Susie

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