Joyce Erling to celebrate 80th birthday Sept. 30


Joyce Erling of Eldridge will celebrate her 80th birthday on Wednesday, Sept. 30. Help us celebrate with a card shower. Cards can be sent to 420 E. Franklin St., #104, Eldridge, IA 52748.

Joyce was born Sept. 30, 1940, to Dorothy and Milroy Gast in Princeton. She married Larry Erling on April 24, 1960, in DeWitt. Larry is now deceased.

Her children are Christine and Todd. Her grandchildren are Jesse and JoBeth.

Joyce worked many years alongside her husband as owners of the Candlelight Restaurant in DeWitt. Joyce is a member of United Church of Christ in DeWitt. She enjoys watching the Cubs, Hawkeyes, and tennis.