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Joyce Delores Petersen Bressler
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Birth: Sep. 23, 1929
Lincoln County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Jun. 17, 2004
Sioux Falls
Minnehaha County
South Dakota, USA

Lake Benton Valley Journal
06 23 2004 Page 14

Memorial services for Joyce Bressler, 74, of Lake Benton, MN were held Monday June 21, 1:30 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church, Lake Benton.

Officiant was Rev. Charles Lindgren.
Organist was Diane Evers.
Soloist was Stephanie Peach, singing "Amazing Grace"
Violinist was Katie Berg.

Congregatinal hymns were "Bind us Together" and "Soon and Very Soon".

Honary casket bearers were Joyce's grandsons: Christopher Bressler, Kyle Berg, Benjamin Thiesse, Samuel Thiesse, Seth Klason and Nathan Bressler.

Interment was in Memorial Hill cemetery, Lake Benton.

Arrangements by Tyler Area Funeral Home, Tyler, MN; Tim E. Kulow and Nathan Stephens, Directors.

Joyce Delores Bressler was born September 23, 1929 to Soren and Christine (Brown) Petersen at Tyler, MN. She worked for Walt Gehrts Insurance Company following high school.

Joyce was united in marriage to Lee Bressler November 14, 1948. She dediated her life to the well-being and care of her husband, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Her family always came first. She worked part-time for the City of Lake Benton, was a member of Grace Lutheran Church, the American Legion Auxilary and volunteered at the Opera house. Her hobbies and interests included corssword puzzles, trying new recipes, playing cards and games, putting together jigsaw puzzles, gardening, fishing, dancing, tennis, sewing and crocheting. She never missed attending family events and spending holidays together.

Joyce Bresler passed away June 17, 2004 at South Dakota Heart Hospital in Sioux Falls, SD at the age of 74 years, eight months and 24 days.

Joyce is survived by her husband, Lee of Lake Benton; seven children: Diane (Dan) Peach of Minneapolis, Brent (Connie) Bressler of Lake Benton, Dawn (Mark) Berg of Mound, Sherri (John) Thiesse of Orono, Connie Fischer of Bloomington, Kay (Tom) Klason of Saconia, Mark (Lauri) Bressler of Maple Grove; 13 grandchildren; Stephanie Peach, Christopher (Cara) Bressler, Carrie (Ryan) Forster, Katie and Kyle Berg, Benjamin and Samuel Thiesse, Kirstin, Alisha, Maggie and Seth Klason, Nathan and Nicole Bressler; three great-grandchildren: Marissa, Carter and Madeline Bressler; one brother, Lloyd (Mary) Petersen of Lake Benton.

Joyce was preceded in death by her parents.

Blessed be her memory. 
Family links: 
  Soren K. Petersen (1889 - 1969)
  Christine A. Brown Petersen (1897 - 1988)
  Lee Roland Bressler (1921 - 2008)
Memorial Hill Cemetery
Lake Benton
Lincoln County
Minnesota, USA
Created by: Chris Wimmer
Record added: Jul 22, 2009
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Joyce Delores <i>Petersen</i> Bressler
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