NORMAN — Joyce Villano, 80, of Norman, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2013. She was born Nov. 8, 1932, to Louis and Cleo Villano in Denver.
Joyce liked to walk everywhere she went. She was a hard worker and had a gentle soul. Her greatest love was spending time with her family.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Louis and Cleo Villano; sister, Evelyn Villano; and brother, Lou Villano.
Joyce is survived by three children, Greg Johnson, Terrie Johnson and Christie Woodrow and husband Mel; grandchildren Abbey, Ali, Angela Lemons and Trisha Lemons; great-grandchildren Gavin and Amanda; brother, Jerry Villano; many nieces, nephews and other loving family members and friends.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Second Chance Animal Shelter, 2400 24th Ave. NW, Norman, OK 73069.
Arrangements are provided by John M. Ireland Funeral Home & Chapel in Moore.
Norman Transcript, Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013