Joy Elaine Savage Jiron, a custodial area supervisor for Capital Assets and Services, died July 20, 2011. She was 60.

Mrs. Jiron came to NAU in October, 1979, and held a number of positions within the department’s custodial area over the 32 years she worked for Northern Arizona University.

She is survived by her husband Euracio (Lasso); son Guy (Soledad) Savage; daughter Jo Emma (Lucky) Largo; sisters Carolyn Webb and Jo Savage; brothers Pete Savage and Jud Savage; five grandsons and two granddaughters; and her extended family, the Jirons, including her stepchildren, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.