The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

January 12, 2013

Joyce Hanek

Star Beacon

ASHTABULA — Joyce Hanek, age 79, of Ashtabula, died Wednesday evening, Jan. 9, 2013, at Ashtabula County Medical Center.

Born Dec. 13, 1933, in Prairie Del, Texas, she was the daughter of Gifford and Nancy (Gardner) Bridges. On Sept. 22, 1961, she married Lawrence Hanek in Fort Hood, Texas.

Joyce enjoyed roller skating as a youth. She did many crafts including needle work, sewing and floral arranging. She was a devoted wife and mother.

Survivors include her husband, Lawrence Hanek of Ashtabula; daughters, Jan (Jeff) Agnew of Ashtabula and Shelly (Harold) Cates of Fort Worth, Texas; son, Lawrence Stephen (Mai-Linh) Hanek II; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; sister, Colleen Brooks of Salado, Texas; and a brother, Kenneth Bridges of Killeen, Texas.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral Service will be 12:30 p.m., Monday, Jan. 14th, at GUERRIERO FUNERAL HOME, 1550 W. 19th St., Ashtabula, with Pastor Kenneth Roberts officiating. Entombment will follow in St. Joseph Cemetery.

No calling hours will be observed.

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