Pedersen, Joyce A. 71, of St. Paul, formerly of Mpls. and Richfield, passed away July 30th. She is preceded in death by her parents, Anker & Blanche Pedersen, & her partner Dick Barker. She is survived by her daughter Lisa Heim (partner Wade Rogers); granddaughter Marissa Heim; sister Arla Landon; companion Tom Hendricks. Born Oct 4, 1948 in South Mpls. Attended U of M, Duluth. Remembered fondly by friends, family, & classmates from Mpls. Central HS where she was active in reunions and alumni activities. Worked for Blue Cross and Blue Shield for 37 years. Enjoyed researching her family ancestry. A memorial service for friends and family will be planned when safe to do so.