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Joyce Wiesinger

April 24, 1948 — May 17, 2021


Joyce Wiesinger (Née Spanos)

Age 73 of Lemont, IL, passed away peacefully on Monday, May 17, 2021 at Lemont Nursing & Rehab Center, with her loving family by her side.

Born April 24, 1948 in Chicago, IL, Joyce was a daughter of James and Grace (Née Murino) Spanos.

She was raised in the Chicago area, graduated from Shields High School and moved to Justice, IL in 1967.

Joyce enjoyed gardening, cooking and baking Christmas cookies.

Most of all, she loved taking care of her family and being with her grandchildren.

Survivors include her children, Tina (Jim) Madlener, Michele (Justin) Kwarta and Joey Wiesinger; grandchildren, Justin (Jordan) Shelly, Taylor (Aaron) Aguerrevere, Alyssa Madlener, Christopher Zimmerman and Amanda (Steven) Yurinich; great-grandchildren, Brecken and Emberlyn Shelly and Elise Yurinich; sister-in-law, Edna (late Butch) Craig; brother-in-law, Robert (MaryLou) Ericksen, and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Joyce was preceded in death by her loving husband of 35 years; Bruce Wiesinger and her parents, James and Grace Spanos.

A visitation will be held on Friday, May 21, 2021 from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m.

Face Masks are required.

at Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home, 1500 Black Road, Joliet, IL 60435.

Private committal services will take place in St. Mary Cemetery, Evergreen Park, IL where Joyce will be laid to rest next to her husband Bruce.

Preferred memorials may be made as gifts in Joyce’s memory to: Trinity Services Inc., 301 Veterans Parkway, New Lenox, IL-

Relatives and friends may sign the online guest book by logging onto:

Funeral services and arrangements have been made under the genuine care and direction of Kenneth A. Plese, in Joliet, IL   815-735-2125.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Joyce Wiesinger, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

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Friday, May 21, 2021

3:00 - 6:00 pm (Central time)

Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home

1500 Black Rd, Joliet, IL 60435

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87th Street &, S Hamlin Ave

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