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Joyce Garland

IRONWOOD, Mich. — Joyce Garland, 90, of Ironwood passed away on Feb. 7, 2021, at Aspirus Ironwood Hospital.

She was born on Aug. 17, 1930, in Ironwood to Charles and Hilma (Puumala) Dudra.

She is survived by her son, Richard (Sharon) Garland of Minnetonka, Minnesota; granddaughters, Katherine (Eric) Brandel of Minnetonka, and Kristin Garland of Edina, Minnesota; and two great-grandchildren, Finn and Stella Brandel.

Joyce was preceded in death by her husband, Mel Garland.

A service for Joyce will be planned at a later date.

Spring interment will be in Riverside Cemetery in Ironwood.

The family has chosen McKevitt-Patrick Funeral Home of Ironwood to honor Joyce’s legacy of life. You can leave a condolence or a tribute at