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Joyce J. Wehr, 83 of Markle passed away at 2:20 pm on Sunday, July 27, 2014 at Markle Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Joyce was a graduate of Jefferson Township High School. She worked for many years at Square D Corp. in Huntington where she was a past president of the IAM Local 2574. She was a past worthy matron with The Order of the Eastern Star Mt. Etna Lodge. She was a member of the Methodist Church in Mt. Etna. She enjoyed traveling with her sister, bowling in leagues and was very good at crocheting and knitting.

Joyce was born on January 23, 1931 in Huntington County, a daughter of Laurance and Ruth (Cramer) Smith.

Survivors include a daughter: Linda Wehr of Champaign, IL; five sons: Colter (Cynthia) Wehr of Huntington; Alan (Diana) Wehr of Fort Wayne; Barry Wehr of Huntington; Danny (Karen) Wehr of Huntington; Rodney (Nancy) Wehr of Andrews; a sister: Jackie Blinn of Wells County; seventeen grandchildren and twenty-one great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two grandsons: Ralph Wehr and Fabian Wehr and a sister: Jean Howell.

There will be no visitation or funeral service.

A private family memorial service will be held at a later date.

Interment will take place at the Mt. Etna Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made out to Family Hospice of Berne or to Mt. Etna Masonic Lodge #333 both in care of Myers Funeral Home, 2901 Guilford Street, Huntington, IN 46750.