Joyce Hamilton, 85
April 18, 1928 -- April 3, 2015

Joyce Hamilton nee WobigJoyce Hamilton (nee Wobig), age 85, passed away on Friday, April 3, 2015, at Hope Health and Rehab in Lomira. She was born on April 18, 1929, in Milwaukee to Otto and Gertrude (nee Goll) Wobig. She married Harland Hamilton on July 24, 1948. The No. 1 thing she loved was all kinds of animals. She also loved to crochet, do crafting and cutting the grass. Joyce enjoyed spending time with her family.

Joyce is survived by her children Donna (Tony) Sansone, Dale, April (Gerry) Schmidt, Julie (Russel) Faber; grandchildren Heidi Hodorff, Jenni (Mark) Bellar, Matthew Schmidt (Nicole Stevens), Brittany Schmidt, Rebecca Faber, Benjamin Faber; great-grandchildren Scott Hodorff, Jake Schmidt and Miley Schmidt; siblings Wayne (Delores) Wobig. She is futher survived by nieces; nephews; other relatives and friends. Joyce is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Harland, brothers Darwin, Ralph (Christine) and sister Shirley (Jerry) Fox.

Visitation for Joyce will be held at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend) from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at noon on Thursday, April 9, 2015. A luncheon will follow and interment will be at Washington County Memorial Park in West Bend at 2:30 p.m. Memorials appreciated to the Washington County Humane Society and/or Alzheimer’s Association.

A special thank you to staff of Hope Health and Rebab and Lutheran Social Services.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or online at