Joy Ruth Cella passed away on Nov. 15, 2007 in Salt Lake City, Utah surrounded by family after a 3-year battle with cancer. Born on November 28, 1952; she is the daughter of Roy and Helen Cella of Layton, Utah. \n\nJoy graduated from Payson High School, served an LDS mission in Louisiana, and served also in the United States Air Force. She received a Bachelor’s and Masters Degree in Education at the University of Utah and a Masters degree from LDS Business College. She taught History in secondary schools in California.\n\nJoy was a history buff, a talented artist, and a lover of nature. She loved and took care of many animals—especially her beloved dog, Tori, who was a faithful companion.\n\nShe is survived by her parents; one sister, Bonnie (Bruce) Knowlton; three brothers, Ronn (Judy), Bob (Marie), Glen (Mary Jane); along with many nieces and nephews.\n\nGraveside services will be Friday, Nov. 23, 2007, at the Utah Veterans Memorial Park, 17111 S. Camp Williams Rd., at 1:30 p.m.