Joyce M. Funk, 57

SEPT. 22, 1955-DEC. 24, 2012

December 24, 2012
  • Joyce M. Funk
Joyce M. Funk

Joyce Marie Funk, 57, of Keedysville, Md., passed away Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, at her home.

Born Sept. 22, 1955, in Hagerstown, Md., she was the daughter of the late Gilbert Hildon and Florence Jean Paul Shawyer.

She was a 1973 graduate of Williamsport High School.

She was a homemaker. She also volunteered at Reeders Memorial Home and loved to play bingo.

She was a member of Mount Briar Church of God, Keedysville.

Survivors include husband, Harry Junior Funk, married for 39 years, of Keedysville; daughter, Pristina Benner of Hagerstown; daughter, Cynthia L. Davis and her husband, Chad, of Sharpsburg, Md.; grandson, C.J. Benner of Hagerstown; granddaughter, Alyssa M. Davis of Sharpsburg; grandson, Trevor J. Davis of Sharpsburg; best friend, Ilva Gross of Keedysville; sister, Margie Walters of Hagerstown; sister, Sherry Funk of Chambersburg, Pa.; brother, Dennis Shawyer of Hagerstown; brother, Timothy Shawyer of Hagerstown; and brother, Garie Shawyer of Smithsburg, Md.

She was predeceased by three brothers, John Shawyer Sr., Julian Shawyer and Richard Shawyer; niece, Misty Funk; and nephew, Michael Shawyer.

The family will receive friends at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, on Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012, from 6 to 8 p.m. The funeral home will be open after 9 a.m. Thursday for the convenience of family and friends.

Funeral services will be at Osborne Funeral Home, 425 S. Conococheague St., Williamsport, on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, at 11 a.m., with Pastor Joseph C. Burdette Sr. Interment will be in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown.

Memorial donations may be made to Mount Briar Church of God, P.O. Box 462, Keedysville, MD 21756.

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