Joyce Schuettpelz-Timm-Witthuhn

Joyce Helen Schuettpelz-Timm-Witthuhn, 83, of Suring, passed away on Saturday, July 11, 2015.

Joyce was born to the late Elmer and Aroline (Gipp) Schuettpelz in Suring on Jan. 7, 1932. She was baptized and confirmed at St. John Lutheran Church in Hayes. Joyce married Godfred “Fritz” August Timm on Sept. 6, 1952, and he passed away on Oct. 17, 1975. She was blessed with seven children, five surviving. Joyce married Harold “Harry” Witthuhn on Nov. 7, 1987, and they lived at Anderson Lake until Harry preceded her in death in 1996.

Joyce farmed with her first husband and children until 1987, when she moved to Anderson Lake. Her hobbies were bowling, golfing, throwing horseshoes, darts and playing cards. She belonged to the Breed Sportsman Club, for which she was secretary/treasurer for many years. She also was treasurer of the Suring Lioness and Emmanuel Lutheran Church Ladies Aid.

Joyce is survived by four sons, Martin (Julia) Timm, of Suring, Fred (Diana) Timm, of Suring, Don (special friend Mary Block) Timm, of Suring, and James (Holly) Timm, of Oconto Falls; a daughter, Judy (Rodney) Baldwin, of Suring; her brother, Roger Schuettpelz, of Suring; 12 grandchildren, Elizabeth (Paul) Sobieck and Jeffrey (Lisa) Timm, Shane, Megan (fiance Jonah Kirchner) and Taylor Timm, Matthew, Caleb, Angela, Hailey and Moriah Baldwin, Allyna and Landon Timm; four great-grandchildren, Garrett, Sydney and Rhett Sobieck, and Ronin Timm.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husbands; one brother in infancy and one brother, Maynard Schuettpelz; her sister, Janice Johnson; and two children in infancy.

Visitation will be held at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Breed on Wednesday, July 15, 2015, from 9 a.m. until the funeral service at 11 a.m. with Pastor Michael Paholke officiating. Joyce will be interred in Breed Union Cemetery.

Gruetzmacher Funeral Home in Suring is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences can be expressed at www.gruetzmacherfuneralhome.com.