Joyce Allis

April 19, 1930September 11, 2013

Joyce Allis, age 83, of Johnstown, passed away Wednesday, September 11, 2013 at St. Ann’s Hospital in Westerville. She was born May 19, 1930 in Vincent, Ohio to the late Herbert and Marian (Kenney) Porter. She owned the Pine Villas Mobile Home Park in Lodi, Ohio with her husband.

She is survived by one son; John (Kelly) Allis of Lodi, one daughter; Mrs. Dennis (Marjorie) Lowry of Sedalia, CO, three grandsons; Josh, Dustin and Seth, three great-grandchildren; Landon, Grayson and Shaelyn, one brother; Jim Porter of Columbia Station, two sisters; Janine Caid of Tucson, AZ, and Dawn Ingraham of Spencer, several nieces and nephews, and one sister-in-law; Mrs. Lillian Porter of Vincent.

She was preceded in death by; her husband, Melvin Allis in 1997, one brother; Harold Porter, and one twin sister; Joanne Porter.

Joyce loved golf, reading, traveling the world, and especially time with family and friends. Her companion Paul, and wonderful friend Helen, were always there for her.

No calling hours will be observed. Memorial Services will be held at a later date. Inurnment will be in Barlow Cemetery. The Crouse-Kauber-Sammons Funeral Home, 225 North Main Street, in Johnstown is in charge of arrangements. Memorial contributions may be mailed to the Chatham Historical Society, 9143 Chatham Road, Medina, Ohio 44256. There will be an online memorial at


  • Memorial Services will be held at a later date.

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Vicky Williams

September 26, 2013

We will miss Joyce. She was a beautiful lady.

Lois Glosh

September 19, 2013

My condolences to the family and to Paul. Joyce was a dear friend and a great traveling companion. Our trips abroad are some of my happiest memories. She will be missed.