Joyce Berry Passes Away at 71

Joyce Berry

Brenda “Joyce” Berry of Hermiston died on April 23, 2021 in Hermiston at the age of 71.

She was born on Aug. 2, 1949 in Enterprise to Jack and Betty Zollman Lenington.

Joyce was raised and attended schools in Hermiston, graduating from Hermiston High School in the class of 1967. Joyce was united in marriage to Duane Berry on Aug. 31, 1967 in Hermiston. She went to work for Lamb Weston in 1973 and retired in 2010 after more than 36 years of service.

Joyce enjoyed traveling, hunting, fishing, crocheting, diamond art, reading and her dogs. She cherished time with her family and loved family gatherings.

She is survived by her husband, Duane Berry, Hermiston; sons, Duane Berry (Jill), Hermiston, Scott Berry (Jennifer), Hermiston and Kevin Berry (Brianne), Hillsboro; sister and best friend, Shiree Powers and her husband Gary, Newburg; grandchildren, Ethan, Noah, Isaac, Caleb, Amber, Dylan, Austin, Madyson, Trestyn, Andrea, Joshua and Ava; seven great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews and her best friend of over 50 years, Treva Clark.

Joyce was preceded in death by her parents.

A private family burial will be held.

Those who wish may make contributions in Joyce’s memory to Pet Rescue, 1844 Geer Road, Hermiston, Ore., 97838.

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Burns Mortuary of Hermiston is in care of arrangements.


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