Donations may be made to the Humane Society of Missouri, 1201 Macklind Ave, Saint Louis, MO 63110
Joyce M. Creasman, 66, entered into rest on Thursday, February 24, 2011 at her DeSoto residence. She was born to the late Otto and Laura (Nee Crabtree) Burns on September 9, 1944 in St Louis. Her husband, Lloyd Creasman, preceded her in death in 1993.
She is survived by 2 sons: Mark Griffin of Arnold and Gregory Creasman of DeSoto; 3 daughters: Anita (David) Gipson of Bonne Terre, Kimberly (Thomas) Syron of DeSoto, and Joby Creasman of St. Louis; 6 grandchildren: Alicia, Ashley, Anthony, Alexis, Sierra and Savannah; 2 great-grandchildren: Elias and Noah; and a special friend, Michael Ciaccio
In addition to her parents and her husband she was preceded in death by a son, Keith Griffin; 2 brothers: Doyle and Billy Joe Burns; and 2 sisters: Shirley Heitman and Wanda Evans.
Joyce worked in housekeeping at Jefferson Regional Medical Center until her retirement; she loved her dogs, Mickey, Molly, Buffy and Chelsea; she loved birds, fishing, and gardening.
Reverend Jim Owens will officiate the service on Monday.