Joyce Schwab (nee Hagglund) graduated to heaven to be with her Lord and Saviour on May 20, 2005 at the age of 86. She was born on Sept. 14, 1918 in Winnipeg, MB.
She was predeceased by her husband Eric and her brother Roy. She is lovingly missed by 2 daughters, Lynda Christie (Al Thorleifson) of Calgary, and Judy McLean (John Duresky) of Chilliwack; 6 grandchildren Ruth (Rob), Dan, Tim (Heather), Jeannene, Pam and Matthew; 6 great grandchildren Jarod, Colin, Jessie, Kodiak, Dallas and Dakota. Will also be missed by sister-in-law Bertha Hagglund, and nephew David (Brenda) Hagglund.
Joyce grew up in Winnipeg, moving to Ottawa for a period of time and then spent many years in Wells, BC (Cariboo Region) and finally settled in the Fraser Valley.
Her greatest passion was her love of Jesus. She was very outgoing, always sharing the gospel and winning people to the Lord!
A Celebration of Joyce’s Life will be held on Thursday May 26th, 2005 at 1:00 pm from Central Heights Church at 1661 McCallum Rd, Abbotsford.
Donations may be made to Gideon Bible Society in memory of Joyce.
“This is the day which the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.” Psalms 118:24-25