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Joyce Arlene (Putskey) Vriezen

June 1, 1936 ~ August 2, 2017 (age 81)

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Joyce A. Vriezen, age 81, of Wautoma, passed away peacefully Wednesday evening, August 2, 2017 at Preston Place in Redgranite after a battle with Alzheimer’s.

She was born June 1, 1936 in the Town Of Oasis, the daughter of Harley and Lillian (Wrasse) Putskey.  On October 27, 1956 she married Ronald J. Ebert and to this marriage came three sons, Greg A. Ebert, Dean R. Ebert and Kevin R. Ebert.  She later married Marvin D. Vriezen on May 3, 1985 in Las Vegas.

Joyce was baptized in the Grace Lutheran Church in the town of Deerfield, Hancock and later confirmed in Peace Lutheran Church, Wautoma.  Joyce was a 1954 graduate of Wautoma High School.  She later was employed as administrative secretary at Wautoma High School for 20 years retiring in 1999.  She was also the Deerfield Town Clerk for 25 years and also worked as a secretary –Bookkeeper for Kieckhefer Boxes, Inc. of Wild Rose from 1970-1980.  Joyce had many passions and talents that impacted many people around her. Her greatest passion was her family and loyalty to friends whom she kept for life.

Joyce is survived by her husband Marvin D. Vriezen, Wautoma; her three sons, Greg A. Ebert, Dean R. (Cynthia) Ebert and Kevin R. (Dawn) Ebert; her 6 grandchildren, Michael (Rosa) Ebert, Jodi (Liam) Doyle, Angela Ebert, Jamie (Tim) Minnema, Sean Geraghty, and Bridget Geraghty; Her great grandchildren, Kelan Doyle, Andrew Ebert, Samantha and Avaya Minnema; Her Canine companion Mitzy; her step grandchildren, Kyle (Margaret Scott) Baldukas and Brady Baldukas; her step great grandson, Jason Baldukas; her stepchildren, James L. (Karla) Vriezen, Robert (Lauren) Vriezen, David (LuAnn) Vriezen and their son, Michael; Jean (Andy) St. Clair and their children, Megan and Eric; Further survived by other relatives and friends.                                 

Funeral Services will be held on Monday, August 7, 2016 at 12:00 noon in the Stahl Funeral Home, Plainfield with the Rev. Dale W. Bahls officiating.  Burial will be in the Wautoma Union Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. Monday until the time of services at the funeral home.  To share a message or send a condolence to Joyce’s family please visit, Memorials to Southern Care Hospice of Waupaca or Alzheimer’s Research are appreciated.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Cure Alzheimer's Fund
34 Washington Street, Suite 200, Wellesley Hills MA 02481
Tel: 1-781-237-3800

SouthernCare Hospice
914 Furman Drive Suite 1, Waupaca WI 54981
Tel: 1-715-942-8201

 Service Information

August 7, 2017

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Stahl Funeral Home
913 W North Street
Plainfield, WI 54966

Funeral Service
August 7, 2017

12:00 PM
Stahl Funeral Home
913 W North Street
Plainfield, WI 54966

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