1931 - 2013
Joyce Stine, 81, of Kenosha, passed away peacefully on Saturday, April 13, 2013, at Hospitality Manor.
Born on July 2, 1931, in Tomah, Wis., she was the daughter of the late Leo Navarre and Gladys Irene (Van Dyke) Hancock. She was educated in the schools of Tomah and moved to Kenosha in 1953.
On Dec. 27, 1952, she married Charles Stine in Tomah, Wis.
Joyce formerly employed as a legal secretary in Tomah, with Regal China in Antioch, Ill., and retired from American Motors/Chrysler in 1988.
She was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church and the Women of the Moose
Chapter 155. Joyce enjoyed camping, hunting, fishing, bowling, crocheting and knitted blankets for all of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, Charles of Kenosha; five children, Lance (Laura) Stine and Lana Frank-Krause, both of Kenosha, Lyle (Jule) Stine of Toledo, Oh., Lynn (Mike) Shelton of Raleigh, NC, and Larry Stine of Grover, NC; 18 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Ruth Whidden of Oatman, Ariz.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Eugene Hancock; a sister, Linda Griffin; a daughter-in-law, Myra Stine; and three great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will take place on Friday, April 19, at Wesley United Methodist Church, 4600-60th Street, at 1 p.m. Interment will follow at Sunset Ridge Memorial Park. Visitation will be on Friday at the church from
10 a.m. until the time of the service and the Women of the Moose Chapter 155 will conduct the Breaking of the Circle service at 12:45 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Hospice Alliance would be appreciated by the family.
Proko Funeral Home & Crematory
5111-60th Street Phone: (262) 654-3533
Visit Joyces Online Memorial Book at:www.prokofuneralhome.com