Joyce C. Weber, nee Harriss, 78. of New Athens, IL, born December 23, 1942 in Belleville, IL, passed away on Sunday June 20, 2021 at the New Athens Home for the Aged. Mrs. Weber was a homemaker but had worked at Mallinckrodt Medical Assembly in New Athens, IL for about 10 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents; Cleo and Viola (Lampe) Harriss, her husband of 58 years; Eugene W. Weber, whom she married on October 28, 1961 at St. John Lutheran Church in Sparta, IL and who passed away on May 24, 2020, one grandson; Corey T. Weber and one brother; Allen Harriss.
Joyce is survived by her four children; Kevin E. Weber of St. Libory, IL, Larry (Hope) Weber of New Athens, IL, Thomas J. Weber of New Athens, IL and Patty (Derek Bobka) Parker of O’Fallon, IL, two sisters; Phyllis (Robert) Kirby of Marissa, IL and Donna Reinhardt of Waterloo, IL, one brother; Willis (JoAnn) Harriss of Stone Church, IL, one brother-in-law; Kenneth (Ruth) Weber, two sisters-in-law; Diane Weber and Violet (Henry) Schneider, five grandchildren; Trent Parker, Brett (Victoria) Weber, Brittney (Spencer Litteken) Huetsch, Christopher Weber and Kaitlyn Weber, three great-grandchildren; Ben, Aubrey and Carter with a fourth one arriving in December. She is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials in Mrs. Weber’s honor may be made to the New Athens Home for the Aged or to St. Paul Lutheran Church in New Athens, IL.
Visitation; Friends and family are gathering from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Thursday June 24, 2021 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in New Athens, IL.
Funeral; Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday June 24, 2021 at St. Paul Lutheran Church in New Athens, IL with Pastor Lyle Buettner officiating. Burial will follow at Oakridge Cemetery in New Athens, IL.
Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in New Athens, IL is in charge of arrangements.