Joy M. (Rice) Balish


Joy M. (Rice) Balish, 87, of Greenwood, died on Thursday, July 13, 2017, at Community Hospital South in Indianapolis.

Survivors include her children, Darla M. Balish of Bargersville, Russ Balish (Niki) of Greenwood, Frank Balish of Hudson, Florida, Diane Weigandt (Tim) of St. Petersburg, Florida, Denise Balish of Chicago and Dolores Kokinos of Madison, Wisconsin; and nine grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her son, Rick Balish.

Services are private.

Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center in Franklin is handling the arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 E. 33rd St., New York City, NY 10016.