Joy E. Ball
Joy E. Ball, 85, of Aledo, Ill. and formerly of Ft. Madison, died Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at Genesis Senior Living Center in Aledo.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 31, at Burge Cemetery in New London. Memorials may be left to the Genesis Senior Living Activity Department and online condolences may be made at www.fippingerfuneralhome.com.
She was born June 4, 1928, in New London to Guy and Charlotte Wellington Ball. She graduated from New London High School.
She was employed at Sheaffer Pen Company for 38 years, retiring from the merchandising return department in 1990.
She was a member of the Ft. Madison United Methodist Church.
She is survived by two sisters, Betty Traxler of Texas and Sadie Day of Arlington.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Merle and Gene Ball; and one sister, Ruth Heldt.