Joyce Catherine Neruda, age 81, of Gaylord passed away July 18, 2017. The daughter of Ralph and Elsie Sherer.
Joyce married Alfred Neruda in Crestline, Ohio in 1958. They moved to Gaylord in 1974.They raised 3 children, Jacqueline (Robert) Latuszek, David (Glausia) Neruda, Steven (Jennifer) Neruda. In 1980 she moved to Columbus, Ohio to pursue a career as a laboratory technician. At retirement she moved back to Gaylord. She enjoyed her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She was an avid gardener and enjoyed cross stitching.
Joyce is preceded in death by her parents and her sister Marilyn Velikoff.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Michigan for their outstanding care and compassion.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, P.O. Box 1548, Gaylord, MI 49734.