top banner

Obituary Listings

Caring Service & Peace of Mind

Joyce Eileen Sheley

April 4, 1932 October 1, 2017
Joyce Eileen Sheley
There are condolences waiting approval on Joyce's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Joyce

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for Joyce Eileen Sheley

Joyce Sheley, aged 85, of Woodruff, WI, formerly of Elmwood, IL, passed away peacefully on October 1, 2017 in Minocqua, WI.

Joyce was born in Galesburg, IL on April 4, 1932 to Florinda and William Montgomery. She married Jim Sheley of Elmwood, IL on June 20, 1953. They were happily married for 30 years before his passing.

Joyce was a homemaker who enjoyed spending time with her family and friends and caring for her animals. She was also an accomplished horsewoman and riding instructor. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and sister, Helen Brashear.

Joyce is survived by her daughter, Karen (Brent) Simpson, of Minocqua, WI, her grandson, Connor Simpson, her niece Sue Huff and great nephew, Brad Huff and great niece Holley Krall.

Memorial Service will be held at Nimsgern Funeral Home, 1025 Margaret St., Woodruff, WI on Thursday October 5, 2017 at 11 am, with Rev. Mark Gilbert officiating. The family will greet friends from 10 -11 am preceding the service with fellowship to follow.

A second Memorial Service will be held on Friday October 6, 2017 at 3:00pm at the First United Methodist Church, 821 W. Main St in Elmwood, IL with Rev. David Pyell officiating. The family will greet friends from 2-3 pm preceding the service. Graveside service to follow at Elmwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital at PO box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148 or to stjude.org.

Condolences may be left in Joyce’s online guestbook at www.nimsgernfuneral.com

NIMSGERN FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES OF WOODRUFF, WI IS SERVING THE FAMILY.

To plant a tree in memory of Joyce Eileen Sheley, visit the Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Thursday

5

Oct

10:00 AM 10/5/2017 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 10/5/2017 11:00:00 AM
Nimsgern Funeral & Cremation Services

1025 Margaret St
Woodruff, WI 54568

Nimsgern Funeral & Cremation Services
1025 Margaret St Woodruff 54568 WI
United States

Service

Thursday

5

Oct

11:00 AM 10/5/2017 11:00:00 AM
Nimsgern Funeral & Cremation Services

1025 Margaret St
Woodruff, WI 54568

Nimsgern Funeral & Cremation Services
1025 Margaret St Woodruff 54568 WI
United States

Visitation

Friday

6

Oct

2:00 PM 10/6/2017 2:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 10/6/2017 3:00:00 PM
First United Methodist Church

821 W. Main Street
Elmwood, IL 61529

First United Methodist Church
821 W. Main Street Elmwood 61529 IL
United States

Service

Friday

6

Oct

3:00 PM 10/6/2017 3:00:00 PM
First United Methodist Church

821 W. Main Street
Elmwood, IL 61529

First United Methodist Church
821 W. Main Street Elmwood 61529 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Elmwood Cemetery Final Resting Place

596 N. Magnolia Street
Elmwood, IL 61529

596 N. Magnolia Street Elmwood 61529 IL
United States
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries


alt

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Loading...