Joyce L. Worachek, 97, of Casco, passed away on Friday, May 12, 2023, at Helping Hearts in Luxemburg. She was born on June 12, 1925, to the late Jule and Aldena (Virlee) Jadin. On July 28, 1943, she married Russell Worachek, who preceded her in death in 2017. Joyce worked alongside Russell on the dairy farm. A hard worker, milking cows and tending to the daily chores. She enjoyed Quilting, baking Belgian Pies, sewing, and mending. Joyce especially loved taking care of her grandchildren.
Joyce is survived by her children, Dennis (Barb) Worachek, Casco, Barb (Paul) Kozlowski, Casco, Marla (Jim) Robinson, New Franken, Sue Holsbach, Casco; grandchildren, Chris (Shelli) Worachek, Shelly (Bob) Berceau, Wendy (Jeff) Everard, Tricia Zimonick, Dan (significant other Shelly) Kozlowski, Angie (Donnie) Berceau, Jenny (significant other Norm) Worachek, Adam (significant other Ashley) Robinson, Rob (Dani) Worachek, Stacie (significant other Ryan) Obry; 24 great-grandchildren; 12 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her Husband, Russell; grandson, Jason Kozlowski, son-in-law, Teddy Holsbach, brothers, sisters, and sisters-in-law.
Visitation will be held at Holy Trinity Catholic Church on Wednesday, May 17, 2023, from 10:00 am -12:00 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 12:00 pm with Fr. Daniel Schuster officiating. Entombment will follow at the Shrine of the Good Shepherd Mausoleum. Kinnard Funeral & Cremation Services is assisting the family. Online condolence messages may be shared at KinnardFCS.com.
A special thank you to Helping Hearts and Unity Hospice for all the care given to Joyce.