CHAFFEE -- Joyce Ann Brown, 71, died at 5:30 p.m. Feb. 4, 2008, at Chaffee Nursing Center.
Born June 20, 1936, at New Hamburg, to the late Leo and Agnes Simpher Goetz, she was a retired machine operator for Thorngate Ltd. in Chaffee. She was a member of St. Ambrose Catholic Church and the Daughters of St. Ambrose.
On July 28, 1956, she married Robert Michael Welter who preceded her in death on Dec. 19, 1986. On May 14, 1995, she married Bob Brown who survives of Chaffee.
Other survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, Darrell Robert and Sherry Welter of Scott City; one sister and brother-in-law, Ruth "Boots" and Norman Glaus of Cape Girardeau; and one grandson, Winston Robert Welter of Scott City.
Visitation will be held beginning at 4 p.m. today at the Amick-Burnett Funeral Home in Chaffee with a rosary service scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Ambrose Catholic Church with the Rev. Ralph Duffner officiating.
Burial will follow in the St. Ambrose Catholic Cemetery.