Joyce Ann Sorg, 62, Warren, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 19, at Heritage Pointe in Warren, with family and friends by her side. Joyce was born in Huntington, on Jan. 26, 1951 to Billy J. and Ferol J. (Kem) DeWeese, both are deceased.
Joyce married Peter P. Sorg on Sept. 18, 1971 in North Manchester. They recently celebrated their 42nd wedding anniversary by renewing their vows. Joyce, along with her husband, owned and operated P J's Flower & Gift Shop and Ware Brandon Monuments in Warren for 35 years. Joyce was active in Tri Kappa, was a member of the Warren Chamber of Commerce and served on several committees including the Salamonie Summer Festival Committee. Joyce was also a member of the Promotions Committee for Historic Warren. In 2008, Joyce was selected as the Samuel Jones Pioneer Award recipient. She was a member of St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Huntington and served on various committees and projects. Joyce's mission in life was to always help people in any way she could. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend.
In addition to her husband, Joyce is survived by a son, Zachary Paul Sorg, Indianapolis and a daughter, Christina Marie Sorg-Hudacin, Greenwood; two grandchildren, Violet Soleil Sorg and Cayden Asher Hudacin; three brothers, George DeWeese and Robert DeWeese, both of Warren, and Bill DeWeese, Marshall, Mich.; and one sister, Mary Ellen DeWeese, Warren.
A service to celebrate Joyce’s life was held on Sept. 24, at the St. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, Huntington, with Father Ron Rieder officiating. Interment will be held at a later date at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Huntington.
In lieu of flowers, Joyce had requested that donations be made to the American Diabetes Association, Huntington County Right to Life, the Warren Volunteer Fire Department, or your favorite charity.
Donations can be mailed in c/o Glancy Funeral Home, P.O. Box 366, Warren, Indiana 46792.
Arrangements are being handled by Glancy H. Brown & Son Funeral Home in Warren, IN.
Online condolences may be made a www.glancyfuneralhomes.com