|Joyce M Anderson Mackey|
|Birth: ||Nov., 1946|
|Death: ||May, 2012|
CASTLE ROCK, Colo. - Joyce M. Anderson Mackey, 65, Castle Rock, formerly of Galesburg, passed away suddenly and unexpectedly while returning to Colorado after visiting family in Galesburg and Winnetka, Ill.
Joyce was born in November 1946 in Galesburg, the daughter of Herbert W. and Helen Shotwell Anderson. She was the beloved wife of Jerry W. Mackey. They married in October 1968 in Galesburg. He survives.
Joyce was also the loving mother to her sons, Scott T. Mackey (Jennifer) of Winnetka and Mark A. Mackey (Michelle) of Steamboat Springs, Colo. She was a devoted grandmother to Jaxson and Brooke Mackey of Winnetka. Also surviving are a sister, Julie B. (Richard W.) Carroll of Galesburg, and a very special niece, Rebecca (Scott) Stewart of Pekin, Ill., who lived with the Mackey family while going to school. Special nephews Michael (Amber) Carroll of Galesburg and Alex Mackey of Montana; a great-niece, Emily Stewart; and two great-nephews, Tyler Stewart and Caleb Carroll, also mourn her loss.
Joyce graduated from Galesburg High School in 1964 and retired from Cherry Creek School District in Englewood, Colo.
Joyce enjoyed her family and was the most happy when they could all be together. She enjoyed spending the winters at her home in Arizona. She and Jerry enjoyed traveling and especially their trips to Alaska and Hawaii and visiting their family members.
Memorial service will be May 26, 2012, at New Hope Presbyterian Church, Castle Rock. Cremation was accorded.
Memorials may be made to First Lutheran Church, Galesburg, Ill.
Published in The Register-Mail on May 17, 2012
Herbert W. Anderson (1909 - 1985)
Helen Shotwell Anderson (1912 - 2000)
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Heaven bound
Record added: May 17, 2012
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