WATERTOWN

Joyce J. Dorn


Oct. 29, 1935 ó July 2, 2014


Joyce J. Dorn, 78, of Watertown went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, July 2, 2014.

She was born in Ixonia on Oct. 29, 1935, daughter of Norman and Lydia (Bartel) Wegner. On Jan. 10, 1953, Joyce married Donald Dorn. She was a school bus driver for 28 years, working for Dousman and Oconomowoc Transports.

Joyce was a member of St. Johnís Lutheran Church of Ixonia and its Ladies Aid. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Joyce also enjoyed gardening, cooking, baking and playing bingo.

Survivors include her husband, Donald, of Watertown; two children, her so,n Dennis (Ann) Dorn of Watertown and her daughter, Lou (George) Engelke of Vancouver, Wash.; grandchildren Tarah Engelke of Portland, Ore.; Jaime (Adam) Fischer, Jody (Matthew) Busshardt, Becky (Tyler) Stockhus, all of Watertown; and Brian (Kirstin) Dorn of Oconomowoc; great grandchildren Branden and Breckin Fischer, Charlotte Rose Dorn, Kaylin, Kaydence and Mason Busshardt, Brynn and Chloe Stockhus and a great-grandson due this month Joyce was preceded in death by her parents and seven brothers, Hilbert, Vilas, Delano and Donald, and three in infancy. She was the last member of her immediate family.

Funeral services were held on Monday, July 7, at 11 a.m. at St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Ixonia with the Rev. Martin Stuebs and the Rev. Allen Tetzlaff officiating. Burial was at Glenview Memorial Gardens in Ixonia.

Visitation was on Sunday at the Hafemeister Funeral Home in Watertown from 3 to 7 p.m. and at the church on Monday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Memorials may be directed to the church or to the family.

Hafemeister Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Watertown is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.hafemeisterfh.com.

The family wishes to thank Rainbow Hospice for their wonderful and compassionate care they provided for Joyce and her family.