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Joy Elaine Branch

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Joy Elaine Branch
Bettendorf, Iowa
Died on Sunday, April 2nd, 2017

5:00 to 7:00 pm Tuesday, April 4th, 2017
Weerts Funeral Home
10:30 am Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
Word of Life Church, 1804 7th Avenue, Rock Island, Illinois
Joy E. Branch, 59, of Bettendorf, died Sunday, April 2, 2017 at Aperion Care, East Moline. Services in celebration of her life will be held at 10:30 am Wednesday, April 5th at Word of Life Christian Center, 1804 7th Avenue, Rock Island, with Pastor Tanner Payton officiating. Visitation will be held from 5-7:00 pm Tuesday at Weerts Funeral Home, Kimberly at Jersey Ridge Road, Davenport. Memorials may be made to World of Life Christian Center or to the Humane Society of Scott County.

Joy was born in 1957 in Grand Island, Nebraska to Bill and Julie Burke. She graduated from Central Catholic High School in Grand Island and from the Job Corps. Joy worked in retail and enjoyed doing crafts, watching movies and was especially compassionate about all animals.

She is survived by her son James Branch; her mother Julie Burke; sister Carol (Bob) McGowan, brother Bill (Rhonda) Burke, sisters Ann (Doug) Cypher and Lisa (Andy) Ploehn; numerous cousins, aunts and uncles. She was preceded in death by her father Bill Burke, brother David Burke, and her grandparents.

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