- May 19, 2011
- Estherville, Iowa
of Joyce's Passing
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“Arnie, Alice, and family: Our hearts go out to you following Joyce's passing away! May God's comfort and care be real to you in this time and...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: Lynn and Sally Potter
“Susan and family, I went to school with Susan. I used to go over and eat popcorn. I haven't been in touch with Susan since high school. I do remember...Read More »
2 of 13 | Posted by: Vicki Wirtz McGowan
“Arnie and family. I remember a beautiful couple who were so much in love in high school and courting in your 30 Chevy. Flo and I would like to extend...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: James and Flore Burns
“Arnie and family,
Joane and I are so sorry for your loss. We remember Joyce as a warm, caring woman with a wonderful sense of humor that helped us...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: John and Joane Amick
“Arnie and family. Our deepest sympathy to you all. Joyce was a sweet lady and we have fond memories of her. May God bless you with his peace and...Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Don & Donna Kuhnau
“Arnie my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. It has been my true pleasure to get to know Joyce and you too.
God Bless Joyce and...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Nancy Yackle
“Arnie, I just wanted to extend my sympathy to you and your family on your loss. Joyce was such a sweet and wonderful lady, I always loved her smile...Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Denise (Olson) Micklos
“Sincere sympathy, thoughts and prayers to you and your families. 1969 Grad
8 of 13 | Posted by: Kathryn Roberts Dalen
“Arnnie, So sorry to hear about Joyce. I remember seeing you all at the Okoboji Summer Theater and what good times those were.Keep the good memories...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Julie Houseman Hansen
“Deepest sympathy to Arnie and Family. Your devotion was an inspiration to my sisters and I.
Becky-Daughter of Gerald Weber
10 of 13 | Posted by: Becky Borneke
“Cousin Arnie, My prayers are with you. Joyce, and you, have provided such great support and frienship to my parents over the many years. It is...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Don Aanonson
“Arnie & Families; My heartfelt sympathies goes out to you and the family.Joyce will be missed by all who knew and loved her. Always a pleasure to see...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: Linda Minton
“Arnie we are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family
13 of 13 | Posted by: Bob & Linda Hulme
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the donor's choice.
Joyce Darlene (Aanonson) Yates the daughter of Arthur and Effie (Olson) Aanonson was born February 24, 1930 and died on Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at the Good Samaritan Society in Estherville, Iowa at the age of 81.
She was born in Emmet County and educated in the Estherville schools, graduating from Estherville High School in 1948.
Joyce was united in marriage to Arnold Ray Yates on April 9, 1950. She held various office positions in Emmet County. Joyce was a member of the Estherville Lutheran Church, Sarah Circle and Wa Ton Ye. She enjoyed cooking, baking, sewing, knitting and spending time with her family and friends.
Joyce is survived by her husband, Arnold of Estherville; her children, Douglas Yates and his wife, Charlene of Buffalo, Minnesota; Susan Bueltel and her husband, Douglas of Humboldt, Iowa; three grandsons, Matthew Yates of Vancouver, Washington; Nathan Yates of Minneapolis, Minnesota; Jonathan Bueltel of Humboldt, Iowa and her sister-in-law, Alice Prentice of Estherville.
She has been preceded in death by her parents.
East Side Memorial Cemetery