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Mrs. Joyce (Little) Hinchliff

August 30, 1932 ~ March 5, 2019 (age 86)

Joyce Hinchliff, 86, of Galesburg, died at 12:16 a.m. Tuesday, March 5, 2019 in Galesburg Cottage Hospital.

She was born August 30, 1932, in Galesburg, the daughter of Jerome T. and Irene (Kitron) Little.  She married Jack Z. Hinchliff on May 2, 1954, in Galesburg.  He preceded her in death April 23, 1997.

She is survived by her daughter, Ann (Terry) Seliga of Cedar Falls, Iowa; a granddaughter, Emily Seliga of Cedar Falls; and a sister, Dolores Cox of Galesburg.

Joyce graduated from Galesburg High School in 1950.  She attended the University of Colorado.  Joyce was a lifelong Galesburg resident.  She was a member of Chapter W P.E.O.

Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, March 7, 2019 at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Funeral Directors and Cremation Services Galesburg Chapel.  Private family funeral will be Friday at the chapel.  Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.  Memorial contributions may be made to Knox College, the Orpheum Theatre, the Knox-Galesburg Symphony, or a charity of the donor’s choice.  Online condolences may be made at

Donations may be made to:

Knox College

Knox-Galesburg Symphony

Orpheum Theatre

Donor's Choice

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