Joyce A. Funk

January 10, 1945 - December 11, 2021
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Joyce A. Funk, 76, formerly of Shillington, passed away December 11, 2021, in her Myrtle Beach, SC residence with her loving husband by her side.

Born in Reading, PA, she was a daughter of the late Chester J. Zalegowski, Sr. and Helen (Preska) Zalegowski. She was the wife of Charles L. Funk, with whom she shared 42 years of marriage.

Joyce worked as a secretary most of her life, working at the former Harold’s Furniture, Dr. Sammy Alley, and The Loomis Company. She was a member of the former St. Anthony of Padua R.C. Church, Milmont and was currently a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church, Garden City, SC.  A 1963 graduate of Reading High School, she was a member of the Sodality of our Lady Society. She enjoyed her friends “The Milmont Gang” and loved her son and her grandkids.

Surviving in addition to her husband is her son Peter A. Funk, fiancé of Megan Sawyer, Kansas, her step-children Ardell Martinez, Pottsville PA, Beth Lewis, Las Vegas NV, Linda wife of Todd Chestnut, Mohrsville PA, Charles Funk, Jr. husband of Joelle, Las Vegas NV, 2 grandsons, Jack and William Funk, 9 step-grandchildren and 10 step-great-grandchildren.  She was predeceased by her brother Chester “Chet” Zalegowski, Jr. in 2012 and is survived by her sister-in-law Elaine M. Zalegowski, Sinking Spring PA.

Viewing at Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., One East Lancaster Avenue, Shillington PA on Friday, December 17, 2021 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.  Additional viewing on Saturday, December 18, 2021 from 9:15 to 9:45 AM at the church.  Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday at St. John Baptist de LaSalle R.C. Church, 420 Holland Street, Shillington PA  19607 beginning at 10:00 AM.  Father Edward J. Essig, celebrant.  Interment in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Milmont.  In lieu of flowers, please remember Joyce by contributing to St. John Baptist de LaSalle R.C. Church at the above address. www.kleefuneralhome.com.

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Friday, December 17, 2021

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.

Address:

One East Lancaster Avenue
Shillington, PA 19607

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Date: Saturday, December 18, 2021

Time: 9:15 am - 9:45 am

St. John Baptist de LaSalle R. C. Church

Address:

Kerrick & Mitti Roads
Shillington, Pennsylvania 19607

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Service Information

Date: Saturday, December 18, 2021

Time: 10:00 am

St. John Baptist de LaSalle R. C. Church

Address:

Kerrick & Mitti Roads
Shillington, Pennsylvania 19607

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Mass of Christian Burial – Father Edward J. Essig, celebrant


Cemetery Information

St. Mary's Cemetery

Address:

Milmont, PA

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Donation Information

St. John Baptist de LaSalle R. C. Church

420 Holland Street
Shillington, PA 19607

St. Michael's Catholic Church

542 Cypress Avenue
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

 

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Born: January 10, 1945
Died: December 11, 2021

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