Joyce Jordan

Joyce L. Jordan, 65, of Bradford, passed away on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, at the Bradford Regional Medical Center.

Born on March 20, 1954 in Pittsburgh, she was a daughter of the late Russell T. and Louise (Glinkerman) Jordan.

Joyce was a 1972 graduate of Clarion High School, then attended Clarion State College graduating in 1976 with a bachelor's degree, and in 1978 with a Master's degree both in Education.

She had been employed as a teacher for the Bradford Area School system from 1978 until she retired in June of 2008.

Joyce was an very active member of the First Presbyterian Church. She was a ordained Deacon and Elder, she served as youth group advisor, sunday school teacher, and member of Silver Link Society. She was also a member of PSAR, AAUW, Red Hats and the 50Plus Group.

Surviving is one sister, Karen J. (Paul) Gause, of Wynnewood, two brothers, Dale C. Jordan, of Glen Allen, VA, and  Frederick R. Jordan, of Clarion.

Friends will be invited to attend a Celebration of Life to be announced in the spring.

Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes Inc.

Memorials contributions if desired, may be made to the First Presbyterian Church 54 E. Corydon St. Bradford, PA 16701, Bradford Hospital Foundation or a charity of the donor's choice.

Online condolences may be expressed at www.hollenbeckcahill.com

 

HOLLENBECK-CAHILL Funeral Home

33 South Avenue • Bradford, PA 16701

All Condolences -

I was shocked and saddened to hear of your loss of Joyce, and I am deeply sorry. Joyce became my friend when I first moved to Bradford. We taught together for many years, spent time together outside of school, and shared our love for cats. Joyce was a kind, thoughtful, and generous person. She was a true friend, and I''m thankful she was mine. It is my prayer that God will comfort you and bring you peace.
— Geneva Szafran

Thinking of you and hoping that time will bring you comfort.
— Tom Mohney

I was so sorry to hear of your loss. With deepest sympathy.
— Karen Zilhaver

We are so sorry for your loss Condolences to you all Our prayers are with you
— Carl & Barb Klein

I am so very sorry for your loss. I taught with Joyce for many years. Condolences to her whole family.
— Barb Black

Dale, Karen, and Fred - I was very saddened to hear of Joyce''s passing. You have my deepest sympathy, and all will be in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
— Ben P Smith

So sorry to hear about Joyce. Thoughts and prayers for all.
— Barbara Brothers Noullet

I''m so sorry to hear this. I worked with Joyce for many years. She was such a gentle soul!
— Leslie Goble

Condolences

  • I was shocked and saddened to hear of your loss of Joyce, and I am deeply sorry. Joyce became my friend when I first moved to Bradford. We taught together for many years, spent time together outside of school, and shared our love for cats. Joyce was a kind, thoughtful, and generous person. She was a true friend, and I''m thankful she was mine. It is my prayer that God will comfort you and bring you peace.

    — Geneva Szafran
  • Thinking of you and hoping that time will bring you comfort.

    — Tom Mohney
  • I was so sorry to hear of your loss. With deepest sympathy.

    — Karen Zilhaver
  • We are so sorry for your loss Condolences to you all Our prayers are with you

    — Carl & Barb Klein
  • I am so very sorry for your loss. I taught with Joyce for many years. Condolences to her whole family.

    — Barb Black