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Joyce D. Smith

June 26, 1946 — March 26, 2021

Joyce D. Smith, age 74, passed away March 26, 2021. She was born June 26, 1946 to John and Rosazetta (Kelso) Nicholas in Shenandoah, Iowa. Joyce enjoyed family gatherings, bingo, her grandchildren and great grandchildren, fishing, enjoying the lake, reading books and enjoyed her country music. Her pride and joy was her family.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husband, Richard Jay "Dick" Smith; 6 siblings; grandchild, Gary; great grandchildren, Airo and Blaze Angel.

Joyce is survived by children, Claudia Frieze, Bruce (Misty) Walker, Patricia Newberry, Nicholas Walker and Richard J. Smith Jr.; grandchildren, Krystal (Jonathan), Jefferey (Slyenia), Shyanne, Natasha, Brittany (Curtis), Kaci (Jake), Alexander, Daniella, Candice, Micah (Sonya), Mercedes (Dusty), Dakota and Raven; several great grandchildren and a host of family and friends.

Memorial Service will be held at 10:00 AM at Hoy Kilnoski Funeral Home on Friday, April 2, 2021. The family will direct memorials.

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Past Services

Memorial Service

Friday, April 2, 2021

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home and Crematory

1221 North 16th Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51501

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