Joyce Elaine GoldadeJoyce Elaine Goldade, 78, of St. Croix Falls, Wis., passed away peacefully May 8, 2013.
Joyce Elaine Goldade, 78, of St. Croix Falls, Wis., passed away peacefully May 8, 2013, with her children by her side.
Joyce was born July 14, 1934, in Omega Minn., to Isaac Pellman and Helen Beyer (Pellman). Joyce attended Detroit Lakes High School and was married Leo Goldade in 1954.
Joyce moved to Superior in 1962 where she raised her family and volunteered her time to help disabled children. She was employed by Connolly’s Bakery until it closed. She was a member of Pilgrim Lutheran Church, United Commercial Travelers and Tri-State Racing Association. In 1984, Joyce moved to St Croix Falls to be closer to her daughter. For 11 years she worked as a nurse’s aide at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home. Joyce was avid fishing women, nature lover and all around fun-loving, vivacious lady. She will be sadly missed by her family, many friends and her backyard animals and birds.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Isaac Pellman and Helen Beyer, daughter Susan Goldade, brothers Reino Pellman and Roger Beyer, and grandson Derek Adams.
She is survived by sisters, Shirley (Carol) Carrick, Lorraine (George) Knudsen, MaryAnn (James) Brogren, Lavern (Thomas) Heurung; brother Robert Pellman.; children Maria (David) Lund, Denise Micken, Kevin (Chris) Goldade, Lisa (Tom) Davis; four grandsons and five granddaughters; eight great-grandsons and seven great-granddaughters.
Services will be held Monday May 13 at Grandstands Funeral Home, 941 State Road 35, Osceola, Wis. Visitation is 9 until the 10 a.m. memorial service. A burial service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Monday, May 13 at Calvary Cemetery near State Highway 105, South Superior.