Joyce Ann Shriner, age 87

Joyce Ann Shriner, age 87, formerly of New Ulm, Minnesota, passed away at 4:10 pm on Tuesday, September 5, 2023 at Legacy Living in Jasper, Indiana.

Joyce was born in Hartley, Iowa on June 21, 1936 to Irvan and Ruth (Hefflefinger) Philiph.  She married Donavan Q Shriner on December 22, 1957 in Hartley, Iowa.  He preceded her in death on February 10, 2006.

She was a homemaker, and was an active member of the First United Methodist Church of New Ulm, Minnesota.

Joyce enjoyed reading, knitting, craft work, bowling, gardening, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

Surviving are two sons, Brian Shriner (Beth Ann), Jasper, Indiana, and Philip Shriner (Renate), Rochester, Minnesota, three grandchildren, Erik, Paul Anders and Kenwyn Shriner, one sister-in-law, Ruth Philiph, Ocheyedan, Iowa, and nieces and nephews.

Preceding her in death beside her husband were her parents, one sister, Virgina Knock, and one brother, Willard “Bill” Philiph.

A funeral service will be held at a future date at the First United Methodist Church of New Ulm, Minnesota, with internment in the New Ulm City Cemetery.

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