Joyce Waldvogel, 82-year-old resident of Little Falls, died Monday, March 20 at Highland Senior Living in Little Falls, MN. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 25 at 1:00 P.M. at Emblom Brenny Funeral Service in Little Falls with Father Patrick Hoeft officiating. A visitation will be held on Saturday from 11:00 A.M. until the hour of the service on Saturday at Emblom Brenny Funeral Service. The burial will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, March 27 at the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery north of Little Falls .
Joyce Mary Finken was born on April 25, 1940 at St. Gabriel’s Hospital in Little Falls to Henry and Marie (Wensman) Finken. She attended school in Little Falls and graduated from St. Francis High School. She met the love of her life Paul Waldvogel, they were married on June 27, 1959 at St. Mary’s Church in Little Falls. The couple lived in Little Falls while raising their 3 children. After retirement they wintered in Apache Junction, AZ and summered at their lake home on Lake Beauty in Long Prairie, MN. Joyce enjoyed fishing, gardening, cooking, canning, yard games, quilting, reading, puzzles, spending time with her grandchildren and enjoying a Natural Light.
Joyce is survived by her children, John (Cindy) Waldvogel, Lynn (Jaimie) Kassman, Judith (Jorge) Espino; 6 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren; siblings, Ken (Marcene) Finken of St Cloud, Terrance Finken of Detroit Michigan and Susan Allerman of Little Falls; in-laws, Ray (Marge) Waldvogel of TX, Alice Norton of WI., Donald (Bernice) Waldvogel, Lawrence (Gloria) Waldvogel, Arlene Waldvogel and Donna Waldvogel, all of Little Falls, Robert (Carol) Waldvogel of Cecil, WI
She was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Waldvogel; parents, Henry Finken, Marie (Wensman) Finken Proper, Stanley Proper; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Paul, Sr, and Francis (Lenarz) Waldvogel; in-laws, Wilma Finken, Elizabeth (Roger) Wardarski, James Waldvogel, Sylvester (Dorothy) Waldvogel, Jerome Waldvogel, Robert (Mary) Amundson, Bud Norton, Perry Smith, Daniel Derosier, Bud Allerman and a grandson-in-law, Shawn Authier.
Emblom Brenny Funeral Service is Cherishing the Memory of Joyce.