Joyce Merlene Ising, 85, of Louisa passed away on May 9, 2020 in Charlottesville. 

Merlene was preceded in death by her parents, Everell and Elsie Wilson; her husband, Konrad Ising; brother, Eldred Wilson and sister, Coralie Villalba. 

Survivors include her brother, Melvin Wilson; six step-children and many adored nieces and nephews.

 Merlene was a life-long member of Seventh-day Adventist Church. She enjoyed throwing parties, women’s Bible study group and loved to travel and go camping.

Graveside services were held on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. at Monticello Memory Gardens Cemetery. 

Due to the Covid-19 restrictions, the funeral services will be private. 

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