Joyce (Case) Rickey

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Joyce (Case) Rickey, 85, of Olathe, Kansas went to her heavenly Father and eternal reward on Monday April 11, 2022.
Born in 1936 to Merton and Pearl Case in Sullivan, Indiana.

She had a loving husband William (Bill) Rickey of Olathe, Kansas.

Joyce had four siblings: Maxine Lathrop of Lafayette, Indiana, Fred Case of Lakeland, Florida, Flossie Klynn of Cottonwood, Arizona and Margie Gray of Edinburgh, Indiana.

Joyce was the mother of six children: Buddy (Jeannie) Heath Jr., of Indianapolis, Indiana, Stephen (Diana) Heath of LeRoy, New York, Sissy Jacobs of Overgaard, Arizona, Richard Heath of Flat Rock, Indiana, Sally (Lee) Frazee of Rio Rancho, New Mexico and Suzi (Mike) Crowell of Mesa, Arizona and three step children: Linda Jacobs of Columbia, South Carolina, Shirley (Gary) Gillard of Edgerton, Kansas and Arlene (Loran) Truitt of Olathe, Kansas and 13 grandchildren and many great grand children.
She is proceeded in death by her parents, her sister Flossie, her brother Freddie, her son Buddy Heath Jr. and step daughter Linda Jacobs.

Joyce worked as an Audiologist for many years in Arizona and in her spare time, enjoyed knitting and putting puzzles together.
Joyce was loved by many and will be greatly missed.

Life should be measured by the LOVE shared, memories made, joy given and blessings received.

Memorial services for Joyce will be held at Hope Presbyterian Church 13310 S. Blackbob, Olathe, KS on Sat. April 23 at 1:30pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Joyce’s name to Hospice House of Olathe, 15310 S. Marion St. Olathe, KS. 66061 or New Hope Presbyterian Church 13310 S. Blackbob, Olathe, KS. 66062.