Joyce E. Clark, 86
Oct. 17, 1930 Aug. 5, 2017

Joyce E. Clark, 86 Joyce E. Clark (nee Lavrenz), 86, passed away peacefully Saturday, Aug. 5, 2017, in her home in West Bend, with her family by her side. She was born Oct. 17, 1930, in Campbellsport to Gustav and Gertrude (nee Dickmann) Lavrenz. She married her love, James Clark, Aug. 9, 1952, in Merton. Joyce enjoyed crafting, was an avid book reader and sewer, creating many keepsakes for her family. She retired from Amity Leather. Joyce was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She will be greatly missed.

Joyce is survived by her children, Leona Clark of Milwaukee, Cheryl Reindl of West Bend, Yvonne Clark of New York, Curtis (Patty) Clark of Beaver Dam, Renee Clark of Rio, Wisconsin, and Debby (Scott) Niemuth of Minnesota; grandchildren, Jason Reindl, Holly (Derek) Potter, Heather (Luke) Hahm, Ryan (Megan) Reindl, Krystal (Jared) Cechvala, Melissa Bork, Miranda Clark, Cassandra (Joe) Kind, Tony (Jenny) Niemuth, Victoria Woodrum, Andrew (Eden) Niemuth, Laura Peters and Kayla Peters; 21 greatgrandchildren; siblings, Raymond Lavrenz, Bernice (Kenneth) Bastian, Clayton (Sandy) Lavrenz, Spencer LaVrenz, Darwin Lavrenz and Beatrice Wentz; and siblings-in-law, Nancy Clark, Diane (Ed) Gilson, Patsy Rosio and Tricia Clark. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Joyce is preceded in death by her husband, James; parents; son, Randall Clark; siblings, Delbert Lavrenz, Donald (Bunny) Laverenz, Kenneth Lavrenz and Evelyn (Lewis) Gatzke; and siblings-inlaw, Donna Lavrenz, John Clark and Dennis Clark.

A memorial service will be at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 11, 2017, at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel (1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend. WI 53095). Visitation will be at the funeral home the same day from 3 p.m. until the time of the service (6 p.m.). Inurnment will take place at Auburn Cemetery.

A special thank you to Heartland Hospice, especially Ann and Annie.

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