July 27, 1940 - Oct 30, 2012 OKLAHOMA CITY Joyce Diane Claflin, 72, passed away at her home on Tuesday, October 30, 2012. She was born in Huron, SD to the late John Lewis Cranston & Kaaroline Kukuk, Cranston. She married William E. Claflin on October 16, 1993, in Reno, NV. Joyce and Bill made their home in the Windsor Forest area of Oklahoma City.In addition to Bill, Joyce is survived by two sisters: Donna Muhs, of Sibley, IA; and Shirley Richardson, of Sioux Falls, SD; two brothers: Doug Cranston, of Sioux Falls; and John Cranston, of OKC, OK; six stepchildren and their families. With no biological children of her own, Joyce was thrilled to welcome Bill's children and grandchildren into her arms and heart.A memorial service is planned for Thursday, November 8, 2012, in the Chapel at OK Cremation & Mortuary Service, 2415 N. Walnut Ave., Oklahoma City, at 10 a.m. The Rev. Sam Turnbow will officiate.

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Published in The Oklahoman on Nov. 4, 2012