Joy Hertel, age 85, of Brookville, Indiana died Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at the Brookville Healthcare Center in Brookville, Indiana.
Born October 23, 1927 in Franklin County, Indiana she was the daughter of the late Charles Oscar & Dora B. (Sottong) Gettig. She was a lifelong resident of Franklin County, Indiana. She was united in marriage to Irwin Hertel, and he preceded her in death on June 19, 2012.
Joy was retired, and along with her husband, Irwin had owned & operated their own restaurant, and had also worked at Riedman’s Drugstore for many years. She was a member of the Brookville Church of Christ.
Survivors include two sons & daughters-in-law, Barry & Michelle Hertel of Brookville, Indiana and Scott & Julie Hertel of Everton, Indiana, four grandchildren, Dustin (Michelle) Hertel, Megan (Kyle) Weber, Brady Hertel and Haley Hertel; four great-grandchildren, Leigh & Beau Hertel and Ella & Karter Weber.
Perry Booso, pastor of the Brookville Church of Christ, will officiate the Funeral Services on Monday, November 19, 2012, 11:30 A.M., at Phillips & Meyers Funeral Home. Burial will then follow in Maple Grove Cemetery in Brookville.
Family & friends may visit from 9:30 till 11:30 A.M. on Monday, November 19, 2012 at Phillips & Meyers Funeral Home, 1025 Franklin Avenue, Brookville.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the Brookville Church of Christ or the Alzheimer’s Association.