Joyce Berkley

February 22, 1923 - September 30, 2018

Dora Joyce Berkley, 95, passed away in Olympia on Sept. 30, 2018. She was born in White Salmon on Feb. 22, 1923, to Elsie Mae (Ackley) and James George Downs.
Joyce worked at the cannery in Hood River and retired as a wool washer from the Pendleton Woolen Mills in Camas.
She belonged to the Baptist Church and, as an avid gardener, was a member of the Garden Club.
Joyce is survived by her brother Clifford Downs of Claremore, Okla.; children Linda Matthew and George Berkley, both of Mossyrock; 12 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and six great, great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by daughter Paula Capell, and siblings Howard Downs, Marge Helvey, Wallace C. Downs, and Roberta Williams.
A viewing will be held at Gardner Funeral Home in White Salmon from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018, immediately followed by a graveside service at 12 noon at the Klickitat County Cemetery District No. 1 Cemetery, in Snowden
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