THACKERY, Joyce

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THACKERY (Steiger), Joyce Barbara

Joyce Barbara (Steiger) Thackery passed away Wednesday morning on January 6, 2021, at the age of 83. Joyce graduated from Springfield High School, Class of 1955, and earned a teaching degree from Wittenburg University and a Masters in Education from Wright State University. She taught in Clark County Schools and Dayton for over for 40 years, retiring from Northwestern Schools in 2004. She is survived by her two sons, Matthew and Samuel; her brother, John; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. As was her wish, her body was donted to Wright State University. A memorial will be held at a date to be determined later this year.