A Memorial Service for Joy Shannon will be held on Monday, November 25, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Gracespring Bible Church, 8643 Gull Rd, Richland. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service beginning at 10:00 a.m. Those wishing to make a lasting gift in Joy's memory are asked to consider Place Place Assisted Living, c/o www.parkplace.baruchsls.org/about-us/donate or the funeral home.
Age 90, passed away on Friday, November 1, 2019. Joy was born in Ferndale, MI, on September 7, 1929, the daughter of Leonard and Sarah (Middleton) O'Donnell. Joy is survived by her children, Patricia Dunstan of Highland Twp. MI, Kathleen Butler of Crawfordville, FL, Nancy (Bob) Peterson of Kalamazoo, Neil Dunstan of Ypsilanti, MI, Beth (Victor) Akemann of Amherst Junction, WI; 9 grandchildren; 4 step-grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; 7 step-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Joy was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Brian Dunstan; a grandson, Owen Butler; a brother, Marvin O'Donnell; and a sister, Patricia O'Donnell. A service to commemorate Joy's life will be held at the end of November, date and time to be announced later. Interment at Fairview Cemetery, Brighton, MI. Memorials may be made to the Park Place Assisted, c/o www.parkplace.baruchsls.org/about-us/donate/ or the funeral home. Family and friends may share a condolence message online at www.joldersma-klein.com.