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7/6/2017 Email this articlePrint this article 
Joyce H. Peahl
oyce H. Peahl, 88, of DeWitt, died peacefully Thursday, July 6, 2017, at Wheatland Manor in Wheatland.

Mrs. Peahl, the former Joyce Hermine Stier, was born Sept. 13, 1928, to Bert and Frieda Thiede Stier in Davenport. She graduated from Calamus High School in 1946. Joyce was united in marriage to Melvin Henry Peahl on June 9, 1957, at Grace Lutheran Church in DeWitt. She worked for Iowa Mutual Insurance for more than 30 years. Melvin preceded her in death March 10, 2009.

Joyce enjoyed spending time outdoors in the garden, or with her grandchildren and family. She also enjoyed reading and baking in her spare time.

She is survived by two children, Douglas Peahl of DeWitt, and Diane (Dean) Bousselot of Dixon, and two granddaughters, Jessica and Angie.

She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.

Visitation will be from 9 until 10:45 a.m. Monday, July 17, at Grace Lutheran Church in DeWitt. A service of Christian burial will follow at 11 in the church. Burial will be at Elmwood Cemetery in DeWitt.

Arrangements are in the care of Schultz Funeral Homes.

Condolences may be expressed at schultzfuneralhomes.com


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