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Joyce Van Etten



JOYCE VAN ETTEN, 87, of Marlette passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2024 at United Hospice Residence in Marlette, Michigan.

Joyce was born on July 12, 1936 in Deckerville, Michigan to the late Ronald and Gladys (Abbott) Pattullo. She married Harold VanEtten in Deckerville on December 27, 1958. Joyce worked as a para pro for Bee McDonald School in Marlette. She was a great seamstress and enjoyed gardening and flowers.

Joyce is survived by her children, Vickie (Derek) Moore and Micky (Carol) VanEtten; grandchildren, Chad (Jody), Benjamin (Mikaela), Philip (Carolin) and Thomas (Haley); great-grandchildren,

Blake, Bryton, Kristanna, Olivia, Grayson, Eliot and Ella; great-great-grandchild, Norah; and siblings, George and Garth.

Joyce was preceded in death by her husband, Harold in 2018; her parents and a brother, Grant.

A private memorial service has been planned for a later date.

Memorials may be made in her honor to the United Hospice Residence of Marlette Regional Hospital.

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