Joyce "Joy" (Campbell) Hoskins

May 19, 1930 ~ July 24, 2018 (age 88)

Joyce “Joy” Hoskins, age 88, of Winter Park, Florida, passed away on July 24, 2018. Joy was born May 19, 1930 in Battle Creek, Michigan to H. Dale and Isla Campbell. She is predeceased by her parents, her beloved husband, Richard “Dick” Hoskins and her sister, Lois Dawn Campbell. Joy & Dick were married on July 1, 1949 and she became an Army wife, joining Dick on tours to Paris, Taiwan, and Iran, with years in between at Ft. Monmouth, N.J. Their daughter Jo Lynn was born on their first wedding anniversary. Joy made every home in any country warm and welcoming. They moved to Winter Park, FL in 1973. Joy and Dick loved to go dancing, spending most Saturday nights on a dance floor at an NCO Club or Moose Club. Travel was their other passion, and Paris a favorite destination. They were lovingly married for 61 years. Joy was always perfectly dressed, with pretty shoes and matching jewelry, and often in red. She loved family gatherings, shopping with her daughter, taking photos, country music, her plants and birds, and NASCAR races. Joy loved writing and receiving cards and letters and had many friends she wrote regularly throughout her life, including pen pals from Australia and England. Most of all, Joy loved her family and she will be dearly missed. Joy is survived by her daughter, Jo Lynn (Vaughn) Barnett ; granddaughter Tracey Lynn Scurrah (Simon); great-grandson Nicholas Scurrah, Jr.; brother Elwyn “Skip” Campbell (Joyce); nieces and nephews Cynthia McDowell, Tina (Gary) Hammond, Doug (Debb) Campbell, Randy (Lori) Campbell and Tim (Deb) Campbell. Visitation for Mrs. Hoskins will be from 10am – 11am, Saturday, August 4, 2018 at Howell Branch Chapel of Collison Family Funeral Homes with funeral services following at 11am. Arrangements entrusted to Collison Family Funeral Homes, Howell Branch Chapel, 3806 Howell Branch Rd., Winter Park, FL 32792 Phone 407-678-4500.

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