Joyce “Frankie” Ann Gonzalez, 79, passed away on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at her residence. She was born on December 12, 1934 in Canby, California to Walter and Inez Lloyd.

Joyce graduated from Dunsmuir High School in Dunsmuir, California.

She worked for the Schotz Family Bakery in Bishop, California making their famous sheephearder’s bread. Joyce retired to Mesquite, Nevada from Shasta, California in 1995.

She loved doing puzzles, playing pinochle, and exploring the desert. Joyce was a very loving and devoted mother.

She is survived by her sons, Barry Brun, and James Edward and his wife Melody Brun, all of Orangevale, California; grandchildren: Christy Russell, Jessica and David Craigie; great-grandchild, Audrey Rose Russell; and her sister, Hazel Harris.

She was preceded in death by her husband Rudy Gonzalez.