“Thank you so much for all your help with the funeral planning and the actual funeral. Everything was beautiful and could not have been more special or gone any smoother. It was comforting for our family to know that everything was going to be taken care of and that we would do my father-in-law justice with a very beautiful funeral. Thank you so much for that peace-of-mind. We could not have been more pleased with how everything turned out. You all are truly wonderful at what you do. I would never go anywhere else! (Although I’m hoping not to have to use your services for a very long time!) Thank you so much for everything.”
— L. H.

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Joyce F. Svehla

May 29, 1955 - August 29, 2012

Joyce F. Svehla, age 57, at rest Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012. Born May 29, 1955 in Middlesboro, KY the daughter of the late James and Bertha Mackins.

Beloved wife of Roy, loving mother of Russell and Julie (Mark) Norkus, cherished grandmother of Kate Norkus. Dear sister of Elizabeth (the late Phil) Rakidzic, Sewell (Amie) Mackins, Richard Mackins, Sylvia (Raymond) Miller, Darkus (Chester) Brosilo, Kathy (Dave) Yarka, Kimberly (James) Perry, the late Brenda (William) George and the late Molly (Boyce) Hickman, and dear aunt of many nieces and nephews.

Visitation Friday, August 31, 2012, 3:00 9:00 PM at Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 15219 S. Joliet Road, Plainfield, IL (Corners of Rt. 59 & East 30). A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 10:30 AM at St. Mary Immaculate Catholic Church, 15629 S. Route 59, Plainfield, IL. Interment Woodlawn Cemetery, Joliet, IL.

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Joyce F. Svehla


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