Joyce Glover Krahling

April 12, 1937 - May 5, 2019

Service Date: May 11, 2019

A Celebration of Joyce's life will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Alfred Parish Church, 12 Kennebunk Rd., in Alfred.

Joyce Glover Krahling, age 82, of Alfred, died on May 5, 2019 at 5:05pm in Kennebunk. She was a kind, generous, and consistently joyful person.  Her cheerful nature and sense of humor did not waiver as she dealt with brain cancer.  She was deeply appreciative of the family, friends, caregivers, and exceptional medical providers beside her this final year.

Mrs. Krahling was a graduate of Mount Union College, where she met the love of her life; William D. Krahling. They had a wonderful life together that included many adventures, collections, and laughs.  She spent the majority of her career as a PE teacher at the elementary level. She loved ice cream, mysteries, art, and kayaking, and Benintendi

She is survived by her son and his wife, Richard & Chris Krahling of Bucyrus, OH; daughter, Heidi Krahling of Champaign, IL; two granddaughters, two great-grandchildren, and blind beagle Dixie. She was preceded in death by her husband and her grandson, Nathan E. Krahling.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Alfred Parish Church, 12 Kennebunk Rd., in Alfred. A reception will immediately follow the service at the Bistro.

In lieu of flowers, Joyce requested that donations be made to Alfred Parish Church or an organization that helps people or animals in need.

The Autumn Green Funeral Home is respectfully handling arrangements.


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