Joyce Javaux Obituary

Joyce  Javaux
Joyce Javaux

August 12, 1933 - April 28, 2017
Born in St. Louis, Missouri
Resided in Granite City, IL


Joyce Javaux, 83, of Granite City, Illinois was called to her Heavenly home at 4:30 a.m. on Friday, April 28, 2017 at Gateway Regional Medical Center in Granite City.

She was born August 12, 1933 in St. Louis, Missouri, a daughter of the late David Bremer and the late Cecil (Hendon) Waldschmidt.

She married David W. Javaux on February 24, 1951 and he passed away on March 4, 2002.

Joyce loved everyone she knew, and was a wonderful mother.

She is survived by two daughters and sons-in-law, Helen and Scott Collins and Theresa and Benny Brown; three grandchildren and their spouses, Luke and Cori McCullough, Erin Brown and Carrie and Brandt Khoursana; five great grandchildren, Bryce and Brianna Brown, Mia and Emily McCullough and Amelia Khoursana; other extended family and friends.

In addition to her beloved husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a son, William Javaux.

Joyce loved her special doggies, Bam Bam and Casper.

In celebration of her life, there will be a gathering
on her birthday, Saturday, August 12, 2017.

In lieu of floral tributes, Joyce would like memorial donations sent in her name to the Granite City Animal Protection Association at or accepted at the funeral home.

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Funeral Home
Irwin Chapel
3960 Maryville Road
Granite City, IL US 62040


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P.O. Box 1311
Granite City, IL 62040
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