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Bessie J. Joy

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“So sorry for your loss my thoughts are with your family. Irene I'm so sorry for your loss. ”
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Bessie was born on October 28, 1925 and passed away on Friday, January 5, 2018.

Bessie was a resident of Newton, Kansas at the time of passing.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husbands, brothers: Carl, Johnnie, Ivan Jr. Floyd, Leonard and Lloyd and sisters Lottie, Florine and Lois and a grandson Nathaniel Isom. Funeral Mass will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, January 11, 2018 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Newton, Kansas with The Reverend Nicholas Voelker presiding. Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday January 10, 2018 with recitation of the Rosary at 6 p.m. at Petersen Funeral Home. The family will receive friends following Rosary. Burial will be at 2:30 p.m. Thursday at the Buffalo Cemetery in Buffalo, Kansas with The Reverend Daniel Vacca presiding.

Memorials are suggested to St. Mary Catholic Church in care of Petersen Funeral Home.