Joyce Ann Page
Private Family Inurnment
Joyce Ann Page, 75, of Westmoreland, Kansas, died Wednesday, November 22, 2017, at the Community Heathcare in Onaga. She was a life-long resident of the area.
Joyce was born October 15, 1942, in Wamego, Kansas, the daughter of Lloyd and Della Botts Bates. She attended local school and graduated from Wamego High School. Joyce then received training to become a Licensed Practical Nurse.
Joyce worked at a nursing home in Manhattan. She also did house and hotel cleaning and laundry work.
On November 7, 1977, she married Willie Lee Page in Manhattan. He preceded her in death on January 7, 1991.
Joyce is survived by her children with her first husband, Benjamin Simon; Victoria Crumpler, Benjamin Simon, Darrell Simon, and Wesley Simon; her siblings, Tom Bates, Bonnie Siebert, Bob Bates and Jim Bates; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents and her siblings, Jean Prockish and Bill Bates.
Funeral services will be held at a later date. The family suggests memorial contributions to a charity of the donor’s choice and those may be sent in care of Campanella-Evans Mortuary in Wamego. Online condolences may be made at www.campanellafuneral.com.