Joyce D. Pierce, 81, passed away Monday, April 12, 2021, at her
residence near Fairfield.
There will be no formal services.
She was born in Sioux City, IA Aug. 5, 1939, to Herman and Helen
Pierce. Joyce moved to Long Beach, CA with her family at age
eleven and finished her schooling there.
She graduated from Long Beach City College and later went to work
for McDonald Douglas building aircraft. Joyce worked in all
facets of aircraft assembly and production including much work on
the C-17 program.