Joyce A. Anderson, 78, of Rock Falls, died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016, at home. Cremation rites have been accorded and a private burial was held, as per Joyce’s wishes. McDonald Funeral Home, in Rock Falls, is in charge of arrangements.

Joyce A. Anderson, 78, of Rock Falls, died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016, at home. Cremation rites have been accorded and a private burial was held, as per Joyce’s wishes. McDonald Funeral Home, in Rock Falls, is in charge of arrangements.

Joyce was born June 8, 1938, in Prophetstown, the daughter of William and Flossie (Egert) Roselieb. She married Eugene Anderson on March 9, 1957, in Hooppole.

Joyce retired from Lawrence Bros., in Sterling, in 1998. She enjoyed sewing and crafts. Joyce loved her family. She enjoyed her lunches with the Lawrence Ladies and get togethers with classmates from Geneseo High School.

She is survived by her husband, Gene, of Rock Falls; daughter, Carmen (Jason) Healy, of Rock Falls; grandchildren, Rachel Carter, of Georgia; Becky Carter, of Iowa; Kyle Anderson, of Rock Falls; and Timothy Harris, of Arkansas; three great-granddaughters; two great-grandsons; a sister, Sharon (Ronald) Oleson, of Prophetstown; two brothers, Ronald (Shirley) Roselieb and Gary Roselieb, of Hooppole; sister-in-law, Gloria Anderson, of Sterling; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; and a daughter, Debbie Harris.