Joy Catherine Kriesky, age 86 of Paris, TN, died Saturday, June 22, 2019, at AHC Paris in Paris, TN.
She was a longtime member of Holy Cross Catholic Church in Paris. She was a member of the Lioness Club, Friends of the W.G. Rhea Library Board, and the Parish Council of Catholic Women.
Joy was born June 30, 1932, in St. Louis, MO to the late George W. Pomeroy and the late Irene V. King Pomeroy.
She was married October 11, 1958, to Marion John Kriesky, who preceded her in death on November 14, 1996.
She is survived by her two daughters, Jan Kriesky of Berlin, MD, and Mary Kay Kriesky of Jackson, TN; two stepsons, Rick (Dawn Poole) Kriesky of Murfreesboro, TN, and Bill (Kay) Kriesky of Benton, KY; five grandchildren, Heath Hosford, Matt (Brittany) Kriesky, Will (Casey) Kriesky, Karen Kriesky, and Katie Kriesky; and four great grandchildren, Lynnlee Kriesky, Griffin Kriesky, Brayden Kriesky, and Ella Kate Kriesky.
In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by four siblings, Sally Oakley, Pat Pomeroy, Rich Pomeroy, and Donna Aleto.
The body is to be cremated with a memorial service to be held at a later date. Arrangement information will be posted as soon as possible