Joyce Elaine LaZaro Lewis, age 71, of Lafayette, died at 3:08 a.m., Wednesday, December 11, 2013. She was born August 5, 1942 to Charles and Ruth Thornberg LaZaro; both parents preceded her in death.
Joyce graduated Cum Laude from Grove City College, Pennsylvania in 1964 with a degree in education. She was a teacher in Ohio, Pennsylvania, North Carolina, and Minnesota with the public school systems. Joyce was a member of Christ Presbyterian Church, in Toledo, Ohio. Joyce was very active with bible study, church circles, writing, and she enjoyed gardening.
She is survived by a son Ryan L. (Sandy) Lewis of BoyRiver, Minnesota; a daughter Suzanne Webb of Lafayette, Ohio; 8 grandchildren; and 2 sisters Ruthe (Gayle) Knapp of Meadville, PA, Dianne LaZaro of Valencia, PA.
A memorial service was held on December 27, 2013 at 11:00 a.m., at the Christ Presbyterian Church.