Services will be 1:00 p.m. Sunday, August 26, 2012 at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Cold Spring, MN for Joyce F. Sha, age 86, who died Saturday at her home. Inurnment will be in the MN State Veterans Cemetery, Little Falls, MN.
Friends and Relatives may call after 12:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 26, 2012 at the Church.
Joyce F. Sha was born in Fergus Falls, MN to Melvin and Marie (Thompson) Hysjulien. She married Henry J. Sha on August 5, 1945 in Fergus Falls, MN. Joyce enjoyed fishing as well as her fish pond, bird watching, gardening, bowling, playing cribbage, telling stories, and spending time with friends and family. She was very active in the Senior Center, the POW Auxiliary, as well as an avid collector of cobalt blue glass. Joyce was a member of Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, Cold Spring, MN.
Survivors include her children, Sharon (Steve) Jensen, Teri (David) Reed, Kristi Sha, Pauline (Bob) Wilson, Julie Sobell; siblings, Milton (Nellie) Hysjulien, Geneal (Warren) Luebke; 8 Grandchildren; 13 Great-grandchildren; 2 Great-great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry J. Sha; sister, Patricia Sneva.
The family would like to thank the staff at St. Cloud Hospice for the care and compassion shown to Joyce.
Arrangements with Wenner Funeral Home, Cold Spring, MN.