|Birth: ||Oct. 9, 1932|
|Death: ||Feb. 5, 2004|
Joyce I. Ansell 71, of Garden,Mich., died Thursday, Feb. 5,2004, at her home.
She was born Oct. 9,1932 in Clawson, Mich., the daughter of William and Irene (Lambertson) Skiles and graduated from high school in Hazel Park, Mich.
On Nov. 5,1949, the former Joyce Skiles married Howard H. Ansell in Ferndale, Mich.
She was a member of the Garden Congregational Church. She was a homemaker and enjoyed knitting, crocheting,dancing, crossword puzzles, computer games and sitting on the back porch swinging with family.
Survivors include: her husband Howard of Garden; two sons, Howard T. (Janice) Ansell of L'anse, Mich., and Jack (Linda) Ansell of Garden; three daughters, Deborah (Ralph) Johnston of Peshtigo, Wis., Shawn (Kerry) Johnson of Cooks and Jill (Robert) Weber of Manistique, Mich.; her mother Irene Wilson of Manistique; 17 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; four brothers, Billy Skiles of Auburn Hills, Mich., James Skiles of Adelanto. Calif.; several nieces and nephews and a special friend Eva Lois Tatrow of Garden.
Her father, William Skiles in 1969 preceded her in death.
Funeral services were held at the Messier-Brouillire Funeral Home in Garden on Sunday, Feb 8, with Reverend Lowell Fox officiating. Burial will be in the New Garden Cemetery in Garden Township Mich.
Memorials may be directed to the Big Bay de Noc Library.
William Elmer Skiles (1907 - 1969)
Irene Skiles (1913 - 2004)
Howard H Ansell (1927 - 2014)
Donald L Skiles (1931 - 2008)*
Joyce I Skiles Ansell (1932 - 2004)
New Garden Cemetery
Created by: Debra Sitkoski
Record added: Jan 02, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 82861799