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Joyce V. (Stoufer) Keeterle

February 26, 1934 ~ September 3, 2020 (age 86)

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Joyce V. Keeterle, 86, of Defiance, passed away on Thursday September 3, 2020 at the CHP Defiance Area Inpatient Hospice Center Defiance, OH.  
She was born on February 26, 1934 to C. E. and LaVerne (Fisher) Stoufer at Columbus Grove, Ohio.  Joyce was a graduate of Defiance High School class of 1952. She worked as a secretary for COMPO for 15 years until her retirement in 1998. In 1953 she married Roy "Jack' Hohenberger and he preceded her in death in 1982. In 1990 she married Lee Keeterle and he preceded her in death in 2000.  She was a member of Zion's Lutheran Church Defiance. Joyce enjoyed sewing and loved spending time with her family.
Joyce is survived by her loving children Mike Hohenberger, Scott and Missy Hohenberger all of Defiance, Matt Hohenberger and Frank Sanchez of San Francisco, CA, Mike and Dinah Keeterle, and Terry Keeterle all of Nashville, TN, Deb and Bob Higley of Williams Center, Ohio, and Vickie and Gary Crites of Ney, Ohio, one grandson, eight step grandchildren and many step great grandchildren. 
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Jack Hohenberger, husband Lee Keeterle, son Tim Hohenberger, granddaughter Maggie Hohenberger, brother Ned Stoufer, and sister Bette Hesselschwardt.
There will be no visitation.  Graveside services will be held on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at 11:00 am at Riverside Cemetery, Defiance with Pastor Timothy Reynolds officiating.
Memorials are suggested to CHP Hospice. 
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Graveside Service
September 8, 2020

11:00 AM
Riverside Cemetery

Defiance, OH 43512

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