Joyce D. Repp, age 88 of Grayling, formerly of Garden City, MI, passed away Wednesday, July 4, 2012 at Mercy Manor in Grayling, MI.
Joyce was born on July 14, 1923 in Highland Park, Michigan to Leon and Beulah (Lantz) LaMotte. She married Vurrel Repp and they raised their family in Garden City, MI. She devoted her life to her family; they were her joy. She enjoyed spending summer in Hale, MI and wintering in Bonita Springs, FL.
Surviving are her children: Carol (Jim) Rebant, formerly of Garden City, MI; Cheryl (Richard) Piendzia of Garden City, MI; Barbara (Henry) Cholewa of Roscommon, MI; and Donna (Brian) Nowka formerly of Garden City, MI; her brother Gerald (Luanne)LaMotte of Garden City, MI; 9 grandchildren, and 20 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 51 years Vurrel Repp; and her brothers: Donald, Jack, and Keith LaMotte.
In accordance with her wishes, cremation has taken place. A Memorial service will be held at a later date with graveside service for interment of ashes at Roseland Park Cemetery, Berkley, Michigan.
Memorial to Mercy Manor, 1100 E. Michigan Avenue, Grayling, MI 49738.
Arrangements by Lashley Funeral Home, Mio, MI.