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Joyce C. Fraser, 73

Jul 22, 2018

Austin Joyce (Willmert) Fraser, age 73, of Austin, passed away on Monday, July 17, 2018 at Lakeview Ranch near Darwin.

Visitation and Open House will be held on Friday, July 27 from 3-5 p.m. at the Community Room at the Frost School in Frost. Burial will be at United Lutheran Cemetery in Frost at 5:30 p.m. Cards may be sent in care of Amanda Fraser, 7520 Cahill Road #318, Edina, MN 55439.

Joyce was born on May 11, 1945, the third daughter of Ronald and Gladys (Alfson) Willmert. She graduated from Frost High School in 1963, and had training at the Business School in Mankato. Joyce worked at the Welfare Office in Blue Earth, Albert Lea Foundry, and First Bank Insurance and Hormel in Austin.

Joyce married Richard S. Fraser at United Lutheran Church on January 20, 1973. They had two children, Alexander and Amanda.

Joyce loved to garden, watch movies and sports, travel, and spend time with family and friends. Joyce enjoyed moving around, seeing new places and having new experiences.

She is survived by her son, Alexander Fraser, and daughter, Amanda Fraser. Also three sisters, Kay (Larry) Lloyd, of Frost, Bonnie (Duane) Gartzke, of Blue Earth, and Lois Willmert, of Winnebago. She has many nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews. Joyce is also remembered by her husband’s family.

Joyce was preceded in death by her husband, Richard, and her parents Ronald and Gladys Willmert.