Joyce Rohde
Joyce Rohde
  • April 11, 1933 - May 25, 2017
  • Port Lavaca, Texas

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Joyce Rohde, 84, of Port Lavaca passed away May 25, 2017. She was born April 11, 1933 in Plum, TX to the late Emil and Lillian Blaha Zigal. She was the most devoted wife, mother, Granny and the love for family and friends were her world. Granny's legacy will live in our hearts forever.
She is survived by her daughters, Joan Kalisek (Frankie), Patricia Farmer (David) and Debbie Boedeker; 7 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and her special angels here on earth: Melba, Hopie and Lanyine.
She will be missed by all her cats, donkeys and "Max".
She was preceded in death by her husband, Milton E. Rohde whom she married on July 29, 1950; parents; sisters, Alice Sulik and Ethlyn Bryan; brother, Leo Zigal; son-in-law, Glen Boedeker and special nephew, Bryan Zigal.
A time of visitation will be held Saturday, May 27, 2017 from 5-7 p.m. at Richardson-Colonial Funeral Home. Funeral services will be Sunday, May 28, 2017 at 2 p.m. in the Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in Port Lavaca Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Darren Downs, Benji Conde, Michael Farmer, Justin Boedeker, Kevin Hartl, Nick Kasner, Cody Clayton and Blake Downs.
Honorary Pallbearers are Frankie Kalisek, David Farmer and all her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of South Texas.
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