Joyce Horne, age 85, passed away on February 15th, 2016 after a long illness. Joyce was raised in Dade City, FL and moved to Gainesville in 1952. She was a long time member of the sorority, Beta Lambda and University City Church of Christ. Joyce was preceded in death by her husband, Don T. Horne and her son, Ty Horne. She is survived by her daughter, Valarie Palomba (Nick) and granddaughters Ashley and Leah as well as a sister, Mary Rosier and brother, William Myers. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Haven Hospice 4200 NW 90th Blvd. Gainesville, FL 32606.