Joyce A. Rohlin, 87, of 8 Oak Lane, Russell, Pa., died Sunday, November 3, 2013, at Warren General Hospital of Warren, following a brief illness.

Joyce was born January 4, 1926 in Warren, Pa., the daughter of the late Laurance R. and late Signe Miller Pitt.

Joyce was a graduate of Warren High School and a resident of Russell for more than fifty years. She attended the Praise Fellowship Church in Russell, and was also a longtime member of the St. Paul Lutheran Church in Warren. Among her many interests, she enjoyed playing Bridge, artwork, and playing keyboard. She enjoyed her family, and especially loved her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She is survived by two sons: Toby L. Rohlin and his wife Debbie, Russell, Pa., and Terry L. Rohlin and his wife Janie, Russell, Pa., six grandchildren, Michael Rohlin and his wife Megan, Rev. Richard Rohlin and his wife Sandie, Lt. Kristina Rohlin, U.S.N., Joshua Rohlin, Aaron Rohlin, and Nathan Rohlin and his wife Jenny. Joyce is also survived by five great grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Joyce was preceded in death in November, 1992 by her husband, Warren R. Rohlin, whom she married in May, 1942.

Friends will be received at the Peterson Blick Funeral Home, Inc, 1003 Penn Ave., E., Warren, Pa. on Thursday, November 7, from 6 to 8 p.m., and on Friday, November 8, at the Praise Fellowship, 7451 Market Street, Russell, Pa, for one hour prior to a funeral service to be held there at 11:00 am, with Rev. Rick Rohlin, pastor, and Rev. Marcus Briggs, coofficiating.

Burial will follow in the Pine Grove Cemetery, Russell.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials be made to Paws Along the River, 212 Elm Street, Warren, Pa. 16365

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