Joyce A. Nelson

Joyce A. Nelson, 78, of Fond du Lac, died Wednesday, October 31, 2012, at All About Life Rehabilitation Center, Fond du Lac. 


She was born on March 13, 1934, in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, a daughter of Everett J. and Mildred L. Ollenburg Brunzlick.


Joyce was the executive director for New Beginnings. 


She is survived by three children:  Gregg (Valerie) Nelson of Illinois, Elaine (Dan) Doherty of Fond du Lac, and Diane (Dave) Martin of Fond du Lac; four grandchildren:  Eric, Sarah, Jennifer, and Ethan; a great-grandson, Chase; a sister, Violet Kuechler; and other relatives.


She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband.


The funeral service will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 4, 2012, at Mach Funeral Chapel & Crematory, 31 E. Division St., Fond du Lac, with Rev. Kenneth Kramer officiating.


The visitation will be on Sunday at Mach Funeral Chapel & Crematory from 1:00 p.m.          until the time of service. Burial will be at 10:00 a.m. on Monday in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Hartford.


Very special thanks to the staff of All About Life Rehabilitation Center and Agnesian Hospice Hope for their wonderful care of our mother.


Mach Funeral Chapel & Crematory is serving the family.  A guest register can be found at