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Joyce Ellen Halsema

July 1, 1952 October 22, 2018
Joyce Ellen Halsema
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Obituary for Joyce Ellen Halsema

Joyce Ellen Halsema, 66, of Lafayette, passed away on Monday, October 22, 2018 in the Indiana Veterans Home.

She was born on July 1, 1952 in Lafayette to the late Everett and Virginia (Corbett) Lotts.

Joyce graduated from Klondike High School in 1970.

On February 5, 1972, she married Ronald A. Halsema, Sr. in St. Ann's Catholic Church.

Joyce was a homemaker and enjoyed making crafts, sewing, knitting, and painting. While living in Chapin, South Carolina, she worked at Chick-fil-A for 5 years.

Joyce is a parishioner at St. Lawrence Catholic Church.

She enjoyed needle point, crocheting, painting, bugging her husband, and flowers in her garden. She also enjoyed euchre because she won most of the time. Joyce was a big fan of football and her team was the Colts but most of all Joyce loved spending time with her family and especially her grandkids.

Surviving is her husband, Ronald Halsema, Sr. of Lafayette; her children, Ron (Randa) Halsema, Jr. of Battleground and Jessica (Donnie) Miller of Chapin, SC; her brother, Kenneth (Sue) Lotts of Mrytle Beach, SC; and her sister, Gloria Lotts. Also surviving are her grandchildren, Kaeleigh Miller and Davon Miller and her nieces and nephews, Angela, Kimberly, Kelly, Sean, Josh, Natalie, J.R., Andrea, Besslee, and Misty.

Visitation will be held on Friday, October 26, 2018 from 5-8 p.m. at Fisher Funeral Chapel-Lafayette. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m.on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at St. Lawrence Catholic Church with Father Underwood officiating. A private burial will take place in St. Boniface Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association in loving memory of Joyce. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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5:00 PM 10/26/2018 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/26/2018 8:00:00 PM
Fisher Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services - Lafayette

914 Columbia
Lafayette, IN 47901

Fisher Funeral Chapel & Cremation Services - Lafayette
914 Columbia Lafayette 47901 IN
United States





10:00 AM 10/27/2018 10:00:00 AM
St. Lawrence Catholic Church

1916 Meharry Street
Lafayette, In 47904

St. Lawrence Catholic Church
1916 Meharry Street Lafayette 47904 In
United States

Memorial Contribution

Alzheimer's Association

50 East 91st Street
Suite 100
Indianapolis, IN 46240

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