Joan A. Trotz

Joan Alberta Trotz, 85, of Fond du Lac, passed away on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, at Edenbrook.

She was born on September 26, 1935, in Fond du Lac, the daughter of Walter and Marie Hoffman Trotz.  She was a life-long member of St. Paul’s Ev. Lutheran Church in North Fond du Lac.  She attended St. Paul’s Lutheran School and Winnebago Lutheran Academy.  She liked coloring, drawing, latch hook and going for walks.  She was a member of ARC where she enjoyed playing bocce ball, bowling, playing cards and participated in Special Olympics.  Joan loved spending time with her family and friends.

She is survived by her sisters: Joyce Erke and her twin Jean Buell both of Fond du Lac; her nephews: Gary (Julie) Buell of Fond du Lac and Richard (Sharon) Buell of South Milwaukee; her great nieces and nephews: Ben Buell, Melissa (Jason) McCulley; David Buell and Michael (Holly) Buell; and her great-great niece Abiageal McCulley.

She is preceded in death by her parents, her brothers-in-law: Arnold Erke and Stanley Buell, and her niece Cheryl Erke.

Private family graveside services were held, with Rev. Michael Kampman officiating.  Burial has taken place at Estabrooks Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorials appreciated to St. Paul’s Ev. Lutheran Church, North Fond du Lac.

Kurki Funeral Chapel & Crematory is serving the family, 920-921-4420