Joyce Ann Osterberg, age 83, of Cranesville, passed away Thursday, December 6, 2018 at Bickford of Presque Isle Bay Senior Living in Erie. Born on May 21, 1935 in Erie, she was the daughter of the late Wilfred and Ida Haynes Zaunegger. She married Robert John Osterberg on June 6, 1953, and he preceded her in death on May 3, 2015.
Osterberg, JoyceOther family members include daughter Barbara Woodward and husband John of Venango, PA, their four children: Roberta Sheppard and her children Tyler, Kaitlyn and Kyle, all of Venango, William Woodward and wife Jen of Linesville, PA, John Woodward Jr. of Venango, and Matthew Woodward and wife Andrea and their children Sara and Brian, all of Parma, OH; also, daughter Patti Pavolko and her husband Dennis and their children: Leslie Pavolko, and Paul Pavolko and wife Abby, and their children Wesson, Kinley, and Haylen, all of Albion.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Wilfred Zaunegger, and a sister, Delores Zaunegger who died in infancy.
Joyce enjoyed baking, gardening, garage sales, soap operas, and her dog “Sparrow”. She and her late husband operated Osterberg Home Building and Remodeling from 1968-94. She was a great support to her husband and was the bookkeeper and secretary for the business.
Friends may call at Van Matre Family Funeral Home, 306 Erie Street, Edinboro, on Sunday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. and may attend funeral services there Monday at 11:00 a.m. Burial will be in Valley Cemetery.