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Joyce Scott

December 17, 1927 — November 12, 2021

Joyce Scott

Joyce Scott (Rapp), passed away on Friday, November 12, 2021. Joyce was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan on December 17, 1927, daughter of the late Fred and Ilah Rapp. Married Robert Scott Sr. on January 11, 1947, lasting 74 years. Retired from Central Furniture after 30 years. Joyce was the longest standing member of the Milwood United Methodist Church, even while living in Florida for 20 years. This was something that she took great pride in. Joyce is survived by her faithful, loving husband Robert Sr.; son, Robert Scott, Jr. (Pamela); daughter, Marcia Shrauger, (James, deceased). She has 4 grandchildren, Michael Scott, Scott Shrauger (Tomi Jo), Greg Thompson (Marjory), and Kelly Scott; 10 great grandchildren; sister-in-law, (Judy Rapp); 2 great great grandchildren; and a niece. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, James Rapp; son in law, James Shrauger; and a nephew. The family wishes to thank the staff at The Gardens of Bronson Fountains and the Visiting Nurses. Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice.

In accordance with the family’s wishes a memorial service will be held at Milwood Methodist Church, 3919 Portage Street, Kalamazoo on Saturday, January 8, 2022, beginning at 11:00 a.m.

While visiting Joyce's tribute page please take a moment to light a candle or share a memory with the family. The Scott family is being assisted by Avink Funeral Home & Cremation Society, 129 S. Grand St., Schoolcraft, MI. (269)679-5622.

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Memorial Service

Saturday, January 8, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Milwood United Methodist Church

3919 Portage Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49001

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