Joycella May Edwards

08/23/1931 — 01/08/2020

From Richland,WA | Born in Tenino, WA

Public Viewing

Fri, January 24, 2020, 10:00 am
Fri, January 24, 2020, 11:00 am
Einan’s at Sunset
915 Bypass Highway

Richland, WA US 99352

Celebration of Life

Fri, January 24, 2020, 11:00 am
Einan’s at Sunset
915 Bypass Highway

Richland, WA US 99352


Fri, January 24, 2020, 12:00 am
Cemetery at Sunset
915 By-Pass Hwy Richland, WA US 99352
(509) 946-0803

Joycella May Edwards

Joycella M. Edwards, 88 years of age was a resident of Richland, WA since January 1954. She was born August 23, 1931 in Tenino, WA and died January 8, 2020 in Kennewick, WA.

She worked at Ft. Lewis, WA in the early 1950’s and served as an assistant cook for both Hanford High School and Head Start in Richland, as well as the Richland branch of the VFW.

Joycella was also member of the Eastern Star.

She is survived by her son and “daughter’, Daniel and Christina of Richland; sister, Verna Botts of Ardmore, OK; nieces: Donna Dean of Fresno, CA, Susie Ying of Fresno, CA and Sally Clark of Ardmore, OK.

Joycella was preceded in death by her husband, Robert W. Edwards and her daughter, Kathryn J. Edwards.

Visitation will be held on Friday, January 24, 2020 at 10:00 am at Einan’s at Sunset Funeral Home, followed by Joycella’s Life Celebration at 11:00 am. Joycella’s final resting place will be held at Sunset Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Chaplaincy Hospice of Kennewick, and the ARC of the Tri-Cities.

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  • We will miss you very much. you were so full of life and laughter.

    Enjoyed the trips to India, Hawaii and Williamsburg with you. You amazed the Indian tour guide.
    Much love

    Sally and Patricia
    May 6, 2020
    Day Islamd
  • Goodbye my favorite cousin. So many wonderful memories! I loved you much!

    January 24, 2020
  • Dan and Christina – my thoughts are with you. Joyce had personality plus, with a great joy of life. Her singing and her laughter always brought joy to the rest of us and will wake up the heavens. She had some great advice for me in my life. She will be missed.

    Sherry Foreman
    January 23, 2020
    Richland, WA
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