Joy LaPlante was born in Toledo Ohio, but she has lived in Michigan all her life. Currently residing in Petersburg, MI, Joy has been married to her husband Bud for 20 years. They have three children and six step children.
Joy started a little company called USA Graphics LLC in 2006 with her children. The company is licensed by the United States Marine Corps and makes custom shirts for families to wear to special events such as the Boot Camp Graduation from MCRD Parris Island and MCRD San Diego. USA Graphics LLC also makes party supplies for any kind of Marine Corp party. More information can be found at www.usmcgradstore.com Along with her online store, Joy has a store front at 107 South Lane St, Blissfield, MI.