Joyce J. Giese, Janesville, WI
March 17, 1932 - September 17, 2017
Joyce J. Giese, age 85, of Janesville, passed away on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at Mercy Hospital and Trauma in Janesville. She was born in Kendall, WI on March 17, 1932. She married William R. Giese on June 4, 1983 in Janesville. Joyce worked as an Executive Secretary at Parker Pen for 26 years, and, later, at SSI for 20 years. First and foremost was her love for her family, and was very involved with the McDowel Club, JPAC, Janesville Community Chorus, her church, and Southern WI Convertible Club, which Joyce and Bill started in 1991.
Joyce is survived by her husband, William; daughter, Rebecca Coehoorn of Janesville; three stepchildren: Todd Giese of Janesville, Laura Giese of Janesville, and Terri Giese of Verona; three grandchildren: Amanda King, Michael Coehoorn, Andrew Coehoorn; two stepgrandchildren, Taryn Giese and Matt (Dawn) Black; a great grandchild, Layla Downing; and other extended family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 1 p.m. at ST. PAUL’S EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH with Pastor Dan Decker presiding. Friends may call Thursday from 11 a.m. until the hour of service at ST. PAUL’S EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH. Interment will be in Milton Lawns following the service. Memorials are preferred to the St. Paul’s parking lot fund, or St. Paul’s joyful choir. Schneider Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family. For online condolences and registry: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com