Joyce A. (nee Ott) Bost, age 74, of Zimmerman, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on November 27, 2012.
Preceded in death by her son Randy, parents August & Stella Ott; step-brother LaVernal Ott, step-sister Bernita Horvath; brothers Orven, Ronald, Alvin and Eldon Ott; sister Jeanne Rosen.
Survived by her loving husband of 54 years Henry; children Timothy, Nancy (Kevin) Hiller, Garry (Susan), Christine (Robert) Sandberg, Matthew (fiancé Jennifer Hauser), Mark (Jessica), Angel (Joseph) Rosa, Kathleen (Thomas) Budish and Peter. 11 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.
Also survived by her sisters Arlene Horvath and Doris Goldner.
Long-time and devoted volunteer, she was recently inducted into the Three Rivers Community Foundation Hall of Fame. She served as a board member with CAER.
She also made hundreds of shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child.
Funeral service 11 AM Monday December 3, 2012 at St John Lutheran Church 13045 Fremont Ave. Zimmerman.
Visitation 2-6 PM Sunday December 2, 2012 at Dare’s Funeral Home 805 Main St. NW Elk River 763-441-1212 and 1 hour prior to service at the church.
Interment Bellwood Cemetery, Zimmerman.
Memorials preferred to CAER of Elk River in lieu of flowers.