Remembering Joyce

Thank you for visiting.

This site is for those who knew and loved Joyce Christensen, our wife, mom, grandma and great-grandma.

Memorial has been scheduled!

Friends, our family would like to invite you to a Celebration of Joyce’s Life on Saturday, September 25 at Bethel Community Church in Chicago. Bethel hold a special place in our family’s history, and it was only fitting that we look back at Mom’s life in that place. Please pass the word to friends and acquaintances that may not get this notice. Hope you can join us.

Thank you, friends.

We’ve had some really hard days over the past month+, but between the tears, we have been buoyed by the outpouring of love and sympathy from friends and family. Your cards, calls, and messages mean more than you will ever know. We had a family-only graveside service for Mom on February 20. Our entire immediate family was there, all 31 (31 2/3, actually – Kyle and Sarah Ann are expecting in May). Former South Park pastor, Bruce Eberline gave usContinue reading “Thank you, friends.”

She’s home.

Joyce…Mom…Grandma…Ma’am…has gone home. We can only imagine the reunion of Joyce with her parents, Bert and Mabel Dobbert, her sister, Mary Fiddler, and her brother, John Dobbert. Those she has left here are grieving, but we rejoice knowing she is safe in the arms of Jesus and free from all pain and earthly constraints. To read about Joyce’s life, and to receive notices about a celebration of Joyce’s life, click on the “Life” link above.