Joan Marie Daniel Loy, 52, passed away Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, at Johnson City Medical Center in Johnson City.
She was originally from Cleveland, but had lived the past 30 years in Johnson City.
She was a team member of Mountain States Health Alliance for 22 years and had worked at Northside Hospital prior to it becoming a part of Mountain States Health Alliance.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Ennis Neil and Agnes Clements Daniel.
Survivors include her husband, Tim Loy; brother and sister-in-law, Dennis and Misty Daniel of Charleston; nephews: Aaron Daniel and wife, Tawnya, of Cleveland and Brian Daniel of Panama; great-niece, Claire Daniel of Cleveland; father and mother-in-law, Charles “Jake” and Katherine Ray Loy of Knoxville; special family friend, Liza Graves of Knoxville; and aunts, uncles, and cousins.
She loved animals and lovingly cared for her two “children,” Jake and Festus.
The family will receive friends, today, Sept. 25, 2012, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Morris Baker Funeral Home in Johnson City with a service honoring and celebrating her life to follow at 7 p.m. Tim Hall, minister, will officiate.
The graveside committal service will be held Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at 2 p.m. in the Greenwood Cemetery in Knoxville.
Family and friends are requested to meet at the cemetery by 1:50 p.m. Thursday.
The family would like to extend its gratitude and appreciation to the physicians who cared for Joan over the past year, the staff at Johnson City Medical Center who lovingly cared for Joan, the management and team members of Holston Valley Broadcasting Corp., and the many other friends who have helped Joan and Tim throughout the past year. Your kindness, support, and love will never be forgotten.
Memorial donations in her honor may be made to your local animal shelter or the charity of your choice.
Memories and condolences may be sent to the Loy family via www.morrisbaker.com. Morris-Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 Oakland Ave., Johnson City, is serving the Loy family.