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CHAMPAIGN — Joyce Okeli of Champaign, formerly of Muncie, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2022, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana.

Mrs. Okeli was born on Jan. 8, 1939, in Camden, N.J., to George and Josephine Winkles. She married Matt Okeli on Aug. 10, 1981.

She was preceded in death by her husband and survived by her brother, Edwin Winkles, and sister, Joan Vennell, of New Jersey; grandson James Cox; granddaughter, Elizabeth (Jason) Engler; grandson Gerald (Amber) Barnett; and seven great-grandchildren.

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