Joyce Ann Hogan, 76 of Springfield, IL died December 1, 2017. Joyce was born May 19, 1941 to Gilbert and Evelyn (Dufrenne) Moll of Prairie du Rocher, IL. She married John F. Hogan, August 2, 1958. They were blessed with five children, 24 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, grandson Timothy John Hogan, sister Jeanette Kennedy, and brother Thomas Moll.
Joyce was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, Auntie and dear friend to many. Joyce was known for her joyful heart, kind spirit and generous love for her family and the many people who got to know her. Her gracious hospitality was enjoyed by the many folks who visited at their home. She loved creating beautiful flower gardens, decorating her beautiful home, and shopping with and for her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband John, her five children: Joni Lynn Roy (Norman) of Waterloo, IL, Timothy Patrick Hogan (Christina) of Buford, GA, Daniel Thomas Hogan (Mary Rose) of Springfield, IL, Jacqueline Ann Kneller (Rodney) of Springfield, IL, and Christopher Scott Hogan (Anne) of Springfield, IL; 23 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, 2 sisters, and 1 brother.
A private funeral and burial will be held for the immediate family.
A celebration of Joyce’s life for family and friends will be held Saturday, December 9, 2017 from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm at Panther Creek Country Club.
Memorial contributions may be given to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or Shriner’s Hospital for Children in St. Louis.
St. Jude Children’s Hospital or Shriner’s Hospital for Children in St. Louis.
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Thank you, Cris, for sharing the tribute to your mother. We rejoice in the legacy she left, but want you and your sweet family to know that we bear your grief from afar...your home and family DO give honor to her and the way she lived the love of Jesus. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Wayne and Kathy
Joyce was always loving and fun I remember the most from Daufuskie Island. Sorry for all your loss
Thinking about you guys bless you during this time of grief
Dear Mr. Hogan, Dan, Chris, Tim, Joni, and Jackie. Thinking of you all and praying for God's peace to fill all your hearts. Love Jane(Durbin)McDonald
God bless your beautiful Mother ! May she forever rejoice in heaven!
My condolences Joni to you and your family.
We would like to send our thoughts and prayers for the whole family so sorry you have such a burden on all your shoulders right now we wish you all well
May you rest in peace in the Lord's loving arms!
Those we love we never lose, For always they will be, Loved, remembered, treasured, Always in our memory. A candle to remember, may it burn ever so bright As we look to the heavens on this very night. Beyond the stars, Joyce soars Embraced by her Savior on heaven's shores. As the angels protect her and sing her sweet name We honor Joyce’s life with the glow of this flame. So we light this candle for Joyce tonight As a symbol of love and her eternal life.
My dear, sweet Joyce, you've left an emptiness in our hearts. Time will heal us as we recall all the beautiful & sweet memories you've left with us! You now have the fullness of eternal life as you rest in our Savior's arms! May the Lord grant us all comfort and strength as we await our heavenly reunion.
Tom and Donna Beule posted on 12/9/17
Our shopping days will always remember. Her love for family and friends was a true gift to all who knew her. Love and prayers to all.