Joy A. Daves, 77, passed away peacefully, in her sleep, on July 23, 2017, after enjoying a wonderful life filled with family and friends. She was born in Chicago, Illinois, on Oct. 15, 1939.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 25 years, Dr. Martin Daves. She is survived by her mother, Eileen Pretzel, of Chicago; her identical twin, Dawn Lucero; her nephews, Patrick of Indianapolis, Indiana, and Timothy Murphy of Chicago; her niece, Kathy Broghammer of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; several great nieces and nephews, as well as her step-children and step-grandchildren.

May she rest in peace with the Lord and may the perpetual light shine upon her. She will be forever loved and missed. Memorials to Joy’s favorite charity, Project Periwinkle: (, or to Maggie’s Hospice of Prescott, would be greatly appreciated.

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