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Joyce E. McGinn, age 79, of rural Prophetstown, IL passed in peace Monday, December 3, 2018.

She was the beloved wife of Michael for 60 years, dear sister of Marilyn (Ralph) Westman and loving mother of Kendra Franklin, Steve (Denise) McGinn, Debbie Abrams, and Tom (Andrea) McGinn. She was the proud grandmother of Connor, John, Ben, Kaitlyn, Ryan, Kelly and Allyson; and a caring friend to many.

She was a graduate of Sterling High School, was a member of St. Andrew's Church and the Altar and Rosary Society. Joyce and her husband operated a dairy/grain farm and for many years she assisted in tax preparations for various local firms. She was an avid fan of Newman Central Catholic High School sports, Alabama football, and the Chicago Cubs.

Visitation will be held Thursday, December 6th , from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at McDonald Funeral Home 1002 12th Avenue in Rock Falls, IL. Celebration of the Mass of Christian Burial will follow on Friday, December 7th, 10:00 a.m. at St. Andrew's Catholic Church, Rock Falls, IL, with the Reverend Richard M. Russo, Celebrant officiating. Burial will conclude at Calvary Cemetery in Sterling, IL.

As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions may be sent to Newman Central Catholic High School, Sterling, IL.