Joyce M. Stonebraker, age 88 of Fort Wayne passed away at her home on Tuesday, May 24, 2022.
Mrs. Stonebraker was born on August 19, 1933 in Defiance, Ohio to Elmer and Pearl (Clossen) Greuter.
She married Ned E. Stonebraker on August 5, 1950 in Auburn and he preceded her in death on May 10, 2019.
Joyce and Ned lived in Kissimmee, Florida for 25 years before moving back to Fort Wayne in 2002. She owned her own ceramics business in Florida where she taught and ceramics called Greenware World. While living in Florida she helped start the Northeast Christian Church in Kissimmee where she was an active member and volunteer. She loved spending time with her family, her grandkids and her grand pups, but most of all she loved Jesus!
Son and daughter-in-law; Dennis and Missy Stonebraker of Fort Wayne.
Daughter and son-in-law; Christine Reynolds of Simsbury, Connecticut.
Daughter and son-in-law; Bonnie and Ken Oberlin of Auburn.
Son and daughter-in-law; Michael and Jan Stonebraker of Houston, Texas.
Daughter; Patti Stonebraker-Carper of Fort Wayne.
Daughter and son-in-law; Kimberly and Joel Saunders of Fort Wayne.
Daughter and son-in-law; Shelly and David Murphy of Kissimmee, Florida.
14 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren.
Sister; Eleanor Fike of Auburn.
Sister; Jan Harding of New Haven.
Many loving nieces, nephews and other extended family members.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband; Ned Stonebraker, 5 brothers and 2 sisters.
A gathering of friends and family will be held on Saturday, June 4, 2022 from 11:00 to 1:00 at the Feller and Clark Funeral Home, 1860 South Center Street in Auburn.
A memorial service will be held immediately following the gathering time at 1:00 PM with Rev. Lee Bracey officiating.
Burial will take place at a later date at the Corunna Cemetery.
Memorial Donations may be made to the Woodburn Christian Children’s Home, 24902 Notestine Road, Woodburn, Indiana 46797.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.fellerandclark.com and on our Facebook page at Feller and Clark Funeral Homes.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Feller and Clark Funeral Home in Auburn.