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H. JOYCE GORMAN
MORTON - H. Joyce Gorman, 83, of Morton, passed away at 3:42 p.m. Tuesday, June 21, 2016, at OSF St. Francis Hospital in Peoria.
She was born Aug. 14, 1932, in Peoria, to Rudolph and Garnet (Schbotka) Kneer. She married John Gorman on Oct. 20, 1950, in Peoria. He preceded her in death on July 11, 2003. She was also preceded in death by two sons, Robert and Mark; one brother, Robert Kneer; and one brother-in-law, Jerry Webb.
Surviving are two sons, John "Bud" Gorman (Jacque) of Peoria and Jerry (Chris) Gorman of Peoria; two daughters, Cindy DePeugh of Washington and Joline (Roger, Sr.) Bruder of East Peoria; eight grandchildren, Amy, Mindy, Danielle (Ryan) S., Heather, Tiffany, Roger II, Tarrah and Danielle H.; six great grandchildren, Ella, Eme, Rigley, Krue, Evelyn and Charlie; one sister, Arline Webb of Pekin; and one sister-in-law, Barbara Kneer of Morton.
Joyce was an office manager at Jumer's in Peoria for 15 ½ years; retiring in 1989.
She was a member of St. Mary's Cathedral in Peoria, where a memorial mass will be held at 12 p.m. Saturday, June 25, 2016, with Fr. James Pankiewicz officiating. Visitation will be 10 to 11:45 a.m. Saturday at the church. Burial of cremated remains will be in Resurrection Cemetery in Peoria at a later date.
Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton is handling arrangements.

Memorials may be made to St. Mary's Cathedral, T.A.P.S. or St. Jude Runners' Association.