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Joyce E. TerBerg

February 7, 1932 - March 5, 2018

In accordance with her wishes cremation will take place and a celebration of her life will be held on Saturday, March 17, 2018, at the Galesburg-Augusta Primary School from 1:00 to 4:00 PM.

Age 86, passed away on Monday, March 5, 2018. She was born in Kalamazoo on February 7, 1932, the daughter of the late H. Neil and Frances (Davis) Carpenter. On March 27, 1953, she married the love of her life Wayne TerBerg who preceded her in passing in 1995. She was also preceded in passing by two siblings, Gene Carpenter and Dorothy Hiatt. Joyce was an outgoing and lovable person. She loved her hometown of Augusta and was very involved in the sports booster’s program. She could also be found working the concession stands at Friday night games and other sporting events. Her school and community spirit will be missed by all who loved her. Joyce was also a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She worked hard to provide a home and being involved in family events. Joyce loved being around the water and made many memories at her home on West Lake. Joyce leaves behind the legacy of a life well lived. She is survived by her three children, Michael (Linda) TerBerg, Jeff (Liz) TerBerg and Beckey Murray; five grandchildren, Katy TerBerg, Joyce (Daniel) Gepner, Andy (Becky) TerBerg, Brendon and Casey Murray; two great-grandchildren, Yael and Adina Gepner; a brother Ken Carpenter; nieces, nephews and friends.