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Joyce (Castor) Hight

July 27, 1938 October 11, 2018
Joyce (Castor) Hight
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Obituary for Joyce (Castor) Hight

ALEXANDRIA, IN – Joyce (Castor) Hight, 80, passed away on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at her residence after an extended illness.

She was born on July 27, 1938 in Elwood to Jay and Ruth Anna (Armstrong) Castor and has lived in Alexandria all of her lifetime. Joyce was a graduate of Alexandria High School –Class of 1956. She was an LPN at Community Hospital and Elwood Mercy Hospital, retiring in 1984. Joyce was extremely talented and enjoyed painting and sewing. She sewed dresses for the orphanages in Russia and, at one time, even gave painting lessons. Joyce was also a very gifted cook and baker. She loved gardening, canning, working with her flowers, and cats. She retired to be with her family and has cared for all of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a member of the Alexandria Church of the Nazarene.

Survivors:
Husband-Charles “Chuck” Hight of Alexandria
Children- Charles Kevin Hight in Arizona,
Paula Rae Mathews in Kentucky and
Anne Michelle (Christian) Verhagen of Noblesville
6 Grandchildren- Jamin, Krysta, Evan, Carlie, Ryan and Courtney
8 Great-Grandchildren with 2 more on the way
Sister-Rita Golden
4-Legged Friends- “Minky Bear” and “Klink 2”

She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Max Castor

Graveside services celebrating Joyce’s life and legacy will take place Monday, October 15, 2018 at 11 am in the Park View Cemetery, Alexandria with Pastor Mark Diemer officiating. Friends may call at the Owens Funeral Home, 412 N. Harrison Street, Alexandria on Sunday, October 14, 2018 from 2 pm to 6 pm.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Alexandria Church of the Nazarene through the funeral home.

Owens Funeral Home is honored to care for the Hight family.


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Visitation

Sunday

14

Oct

2:00 PM 10/14/2018 2:00:00 PM - 6:00 PM 10/14/2018 6:00:00 PM
Owens Funeral Home

412 N Harrison St.
Alexandria, IN 46001

Owens Funeral Home
412 N Harrison St. Alexandria 46001 IN
United States

Graveside

Monday

15

Oct

11:00 AM 10/15/2018 11:00:00 AM
Park View Cemetery

1101 S Park Avenue
Alexandria, IN 46001

Park View Cemetery
1101 S Park Avenue Alexandria 46001 IN
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Park View Cemetery Final Resting Place

1101 S Park Avenue
Alexandria, IN 46001

1101 S Park Avenue Alexandria 46001 IN
United States

Memorial Contribution

Alexandria Church of the Nazarene

1401 S. Harrison St.
Alexandria, IN 46001
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