Saturday, November 27

Joyce I. Irvin

Sept. 18, 1934 – Oct. 12, 2021

Joyce I. Irvin, Fishers, Ind., passed away on Oct. 12, 2021 at St. Vincent’s hospital in Indianapolis and entered her eternal heavenly home to live with her Lord and Savior, Jesus.

She was born on Sept. 18, 1934 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada to Herbert and Hilda Thorn.

Mrs. Irvin was a person that loved Jesus and saw His hand in every part of life. That made her a person that was described by everyone as a real sweetheart. She brought a smile to everyone she interacted with. She spent most of her adult being a pastor’s wife, bible study leader and support to the married spouses of faculty and students at Moody Bible Institute while they lived in Wheaton, Ill. Most recently, Mrs. Irvin was involved in the Britton Falls Del Webb community in Fishers and loved being in two bible studies and the choir. She was also active at Faith Church. She loved time with family and loved being nana to her grandkids and great grandkids.

Survivors include her husband, Robert Irvin; and her children, Mark Irvin (Sharon), Janice Burlingame (Mark), Carol Clement (Rob) and Paul Irvin (Julie); eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. She is also survived by her sister, Charmaine Fletcher of Barrie, Ontario, Canada.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her siblings, Ron Thorn and Art Thorn.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, Oct. 23, 2021 from 1:30 to 2:15 p.m. at Randall and Roberts Fishers Mortuary at 12010 Allisonville Rd in Fishers. Funeral services will follow at 2:15 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Mark Irvin officiating. The services will be streamed live at the following link: . Burial will be private and held at Oaklawn Memorial Gardens in Fishers.

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