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Lulu Joyce Lanning

July 2, 1941 ~ April 26, 2021 (age 79)

Obituary

      Lulu Joyce Lanning, age 79, a resident of North Manchester, Indiana, passed away on Monday, April 26, 2021 at Peabody Retirement Community in North Manchester.  She was a former resident of Portland and Goshen, Indiana. 

     Joyce was born on July 2, 1941, in Mercer County, Ohio, the daughter of Paul and Blanche (Wiley) Hittle.  She graduated from Portland High School in 1960.  Joyce was a member of Calvary Assembly of God in Elkhart.  She married Larry Lanning on March 1, 1962. 

     Survivors include:

            Her husband of 59 years:  Larry Lanning – North Manchester, Indiana

            1 son:  Greg Lanning (wife Mary) – Granger, Indiana

            1 daughter:  Lisa Hardman (husband Dan) – Frostproof, Florida

            2 sisters:  Olive Watson (husband Doug) – Portland, Indiana

                             Alice Poole (husband Dean) – Portland, Indiana

            6 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren

            Visitation will be held on Thursday from 3-6 p.m. at Calvary Assembly of God, 1010 E. Mishawaka Road, Elkhart, Indiana.  Visitation will also be held on Saturday from 12-3 p.m. at Williamson-Spencer and Penrod Funeral Home in Portland. Services to celebrate Joyce’s life will follow at 3 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home.  Burial will follow at Center Cemetery, west of Portland. 

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
April 29, 2021

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Assembly of God
1010 E. Mishawaka Road
Elkhart, IN 46517

Visitation
Saturday
May 1, 2021

12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Williamson, Spencer and Penrod Funeral Homes - Portland Chapel
208 N. Commerce
Portland, IN 47371

Funeral Service
Saturday
May 1, 2021

3:00 PM
Williamson, Spencer and Penrod Funeral Homes - Portland Chapel
208 N. Commerce
Portland, IN 47371

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