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Joyce Anne Funk, American minister. Ordained to ministry Christian Church (Disciples of Christ). Named Outstanding Young Career Woman Business and Professional Women, 1979, Outstanding Young Alumna Eureka College, 1984.


Funk, Joyce Anne was born on March 2, 1952 in Jacksonville, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Floyd William and Virginia Lorraine (Lackey) Funk.


Bachelor, Eureka College, 1974. Master of Divinity, Yale University, 1977.


Associate minister, West Haven (Connecticut) Baptist Church, 1975-1977;associate minister, Union Baptist Church, Mystic, Connecticut, 1977-1979;pastor, Woodward (Iowa) Christian Church, 1979-1981;associate regional minister, Christian Church in the Upper Midwest, Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakot, 1979-1981;associate regional minister, Christian Church in Oregon, Portland, since 1981. Member Executive Committee Ecumenical Ptnrship. (national board), since 1986.

Board directors Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon, Portland, since 1987. Representative Consultation on United and Uniting Churches, Potsdam, Federal Republic of Germany, 1987.


  • Ordained to ministry Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).


  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to denominational publications.


Board chair Groton-Stonington Youth Services, Groton, Connecticut, 1978-1979. Member Portland City Club, since 1986. Elder Lynchwood Christian Church.

Member Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon, Council on Christian Unity, International Christian Women's Fellowship, National Association Female Executives, International Association Women Ministers (secretary 1981). Clubs: Young Women’s Christian Association. Lodges: Order Eastern Star.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: contra dancing, pottery, reading, drama.


Floyd William Funk

Virginia Lorraine (Lackey) Funk