Joyce Marie (Tatch) Wickliff


Joyce Marie (Tatch) Wickliff, passed away Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016 in Greenwood.

She was born March 10, 1924, in Trenton, Michigan, and was the daughter of Earl and Ethel (Henningar) Tatch of Omena, Michigan.

Joyce graduated from Northport High School in 1942.

In May 1947 she married Chester Lee Wickliff of Greenwood, who preceded her in death in 1993.

Joyce was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and friend.

She enjoyed growing flowers in her yard and spending time with all her family.

Joyce is survived by her daughter, Linda Quintana of Greenwood; granddaughter, Nichole (Michael) Quintana-Feigel of Greenwood; great-granddaughter, Mercedez Quintana of Greenwood; nephew, Casey (Cathy) Tatch, nieces, Deb Julian and Dianne (Tom) Jurika; one great-niece and three great-nephews, all from Traverse City, Michigan.

Joyce had a loving extended family, Art (Gloria) Quintana, Rosa (Lupe) Mares, Carmen Quintana, Fred Quintana, Henie Quintana, Tony Quintana, Carlos Quintana and Armando (Phyllis) Quintana.

She was also preceded in death by her granddaughter, Michelle Quintana of Greenwood; and a brother, Nathan Tatch of Traverse City, Michigan.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. on Aug. 19 at Greenwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers and to honor her memory, read to a child, plant flowers, pass along an act of kindness to someone, be humane to all living creatures and most important, love your family.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Simplicity Funeral & Cremation Care, 7520 Madison Ave., Indianapolis, IN 46227.