Joyce Shirley Kayfes

HUBBELL – Joyce Shirley Kayfes (Miller) died on December 24, 2013, at Our Lady of Mercy Health and Rehab in Hubbell.

She was born on December 18, 1933, in Mohawk, a daughter of the late Walfred and Siame (Seppala) Miller.

She was united in marriage to Edward Kayfes on June 27, 1953, and he preceded her in death on August 18, 2012. They lived in South Lyon, Mich., until retiring in 1994 and moving to Laurium.

She enjoyed golfing, bowling and swimming to the fullest.

Preceding her in death was a brother, Theodore “Ted” Miller.

Surviving are two sons, Michael (Ellen) Kayfes and Dan Kayfes both of South Lyon, Mich.; grandsons, Kristopher and Gregory; greatgrandson, Nicklaus of South Lyon, Mich.; siblings, Kenneth Miller of Mohawk, Betty Taipalus of Southfield, Mich., Jannette Miller of Houghton and Clayton Miller of Calumet.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December 26, 2013, at 7 p.m. in the Erickson Crowley Peterson Funeral Home in Calumet with Deacon Art Stancher to officiate.

Friends may call at the Erickson Crowley Peterson Funeral Home on Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m.

Online condolences can be left for the family at ericksoncrowleypeterson .com.

Burial will be in the Calvary Cemetery in Ahmeek.