Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
September 3, 2011 2:49 am EDT


MOUNT VERNON — Joyce C. Albaugh, 53, of Mount Vernon, formerly of Columbus, passed away at her home Monday, Aug. 29, 2011.

She was born May 4, 1958, in Columbus, daughter of the late Vivian and Jean (Price) Albaugh. Joyce was a member of St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church in Columbus. She retired from Nationwide Insurance after many years of faithful service.

Joyce is survived by her brothers, Gaylerd “Buddy,” Douglas and Gary; a sister, Judy; numerous nieces and nephews; and many friends who were family to her.

In addition to her parents, Joyce was preceded in death by her brothers, Vivian Jr., Ronald and Lance; and a sister, Juanita.

The family will receive friends from noon until the time of a memorial service celebrating the life of Joyce at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 7, in the Chapel at Forest Lawn Cemetery, 5600 East Broad St., Columbus. Pastor Snowden Sims will officiate.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to that special place that you know was in Joyce’s heart or to the charity of one’s choice.

Private expressions of sympathy may be made to the family at

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Joyce C. Albaugh.

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