Joyce M. Kleist|
Joyce M. Kleist passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Tuesday, August 29, 2017, after a courageous battle at the age of 69.
She is survived by her daughters, Roni (Mark) Schultz and Kris Kleist; her grandson, Jacob; and her siblings, James (Barbara) Wittnebel, Barbara (Charles) Lund and Thomas (Penny) Wittnebel. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.
In her youth, Joyce was a pitcher in a slow pitch softball league for Labelle Realty and traveled around the United States playing softball. She went to cosmetology school in Milwaukee, and in 1977, she purchased Georgannís Hair Stylists and renamed it Touch of Elegance Beauty Salon, located in Oconomowoc, which she owned and operated until 2016.
In addition to owning her own business, Joyce wore many hats. She was a CNA for several years and also helped out on her daughter/ son-in-lawís dairy farm.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1 p.m. on Saturday, September 9, at St. Johnís Lutheran Church, N1245 St. Johnís Way, Ashippun.
Memorials to Angels-Grace Hospice or the Community Memorial Foundation - Cancer Care Center are appreciated.
Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm- Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 262-5674459 or visit online at www.schmidtandbartelt.com.