Joyce Heston, age 71, of rural Portland passed away Sunday, June 9, 2019, in St. Joseph Hospital in Fort Wayne.

She was born in Portland on March 30, 1948, the daughter of Francis and Grace (Prescott) Jenney. She was married Dec. 30, 1967, to Randy Heston, who survives.

She was a 1966 Portland High School graduate and Amber’s Beauty School. She had worked in banking and in the clerk’s office in the Jay County Courthouse.

She was a member of West Walnut Street Church of Christ.

Surviving are her husband Randy; one son, Gregory Heston (wife: Yvonne) of Knoxville, Tennessee; one daughter, Amanda Campbell (husband: Rory) of Portland; two brothers, John Jenney (wife: Glenda) of Goshen, Indiana, and Jim Jenney (wife: Kristi) of Portland; eight grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter.

Funeral services will be Monday, June 17, 2019, at 6 p.m. in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home with Pastor Gil Alicea presiding. Visitation will be Monday from 2 to 5 p.m. Memorials can be made to the Jay County Cancer Society or Pregnancy Care Center.

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