Joycelin “Joycie” Gayle Schacht, 60, of Beatrice died Feb. 20, 2013 at the Beatrice State Developmental Center surrounded by loving care givers. She was born March 12, 1952 in Nebraska City to Marvin and Vivian (Vermule) Schacht.
She is survived by her sisters Diane Schacht of Syracuse and Anita (Ron) Bowman of Hooper; nieces Elizabeth (Ken) Halvorsen of Lincoln, Alicia (Erich) Schafer of Hooper, and nephew Dr. Erik (Crystal) Bowman of Madison, Wis.; great-nephews Jordan Satter of Lincoln and Brigham Schafer of Hooper; great niece, Kaitlyn Halvorsen of Lincoln; aunt Elvera Juilfs Desmond of Miami, Fla.; and other relatives, friends, and care givers at BSDC.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Her funeral is Saturday, Feb. 23, at St. Paul’s UCCChurch (Osage), rural Cook, at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Curtis Rieger officiating.
Visitation is Friday until 9 p.m. with the family receiving friends from 6-8 p.m. at Fusselman-Allen-Harvey Funeral Home in Syracuse. Viewing continues an hour prior to service time Saturday at the church.
Burial is at the Osage Cemetery.
Memorials may be directed to the family.
Arrangements are by Fusselman-Allen-Harvey Funeral Home Syracuse.
Condolences can be made to www.fusselmanallenharvey.com.