Joyce E. Harber, of Vicksburg passed away on Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at the age of 94. Joyce was born on April 26, 1927 in Kalamazoo. She was the daughter of Allen and Nellie (Blue) Venhuis. Joyce went through Kalamazoo Public Schools. She met Lloyd Harber and they were married on November 7, 1947 in Vicksburg, MI. For 16 winters she and Lloyd enjoyed their time in Mission, TX. She enjoyed reading and doing puzzles. She will be remembered by her family as calm, caring and steady.
Joyce is survived by two children: Norma Manley, of Vicksburg; Jim Harber, of Vicksburg; son-in-law: Richard Mays, of Otsego; four grandchildren: Matt and Josh Harber, both of Kalamazoo; Jennifer (Shane) Cassel), of Grand Rapids; and Rich Mays, of Scotts; five great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband Lloyd; daughter, Nancy Mays; parents and one sister: Betty.
Joyce will be cremated and no services are planned at this time.
While visiting Joyce’s webpage at www.mccowensecord.com please take time to sign the guestbook, and share a memory with the family.
The family is being assisted by the Avink, McCowen & Secord Funeral Home, 409 South Main Street, Vicksburg, MI 49097 (269-649-1697).