Joyce Helmers, a resident of Minneapolis, passed away Feb. 22, 2013.
Funeral services were held Friday, March 1, at Incarnation Church, Minneapolis.
Joyce loved the theater, traveling, lake time with friends and bringing a good book to the Vikings games. She was a great cook and threw many wonderful dinner parties.
She is survived by son Jim (Bobbi); daughter Amy (Clay) Wenner; grandchildren, Aksel and Anja; siblings Jeanne (Gene) Marshik, Ken Mueller, Ron Mueller (Joyce), Kate (Bill) Farnham and Mary (Gary) Piasecki, many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and dear friends.
She was preceded in death by parents, Roman and Edna Mueller, and her beloved husband of nearly 35 years, Jim.
Emblom-Brenny Funeral Home