VIERA Fla., and GUILFORD – Joyce (Lander) Huff, 75, of Viera, Fla., passed away March 22, 2014, at home with several of her children at her side after a brief illness. Joyce was born in Guilford and spent most of her adult life in New Jersey before retiring to Florida.
She is survived by her daughter, Karen Abel and husband, Tim; sons, Michael and his wife, Amy, Steven and his wife, Joy, and Eric; seven grandchildren; one great-grandson; and her brothers and their wives, Robert and Joyce, William and Connie, Donald and Nancy, and Roderick and Carmen. Joyce was predeceased by her father, Merwin; mother, Viola; and sisters, Ruth and Janice.
At Joyce’s request, no funeral is planned. Interment will take place in Guilford later this summer. Memorial gifts may be made to Hospice of HealthFirst in Melbourne, Fla.; or to the American Cancer Society. For an online guest register, go to