Joyce Genevieve (Girard) Wahlquist-Cremeans passed away peacefully, June 20, 2021, at the St. Croix Health Center, New Richmond, WI, after a battle with Lung & Brain Cancer. She was 92 years old. Joyce is survived by her daughters Anne Johnston (Jeff) & Mary Wahlquist (John Boblett), stepchildren Sandra Cremeans (Todd Nelson), John Cremeans (Kelly) & Scott Cremeans (Kathy), grandson Josh Howie (Jamie), step-grandchildren Aidan Cremeans, Ashley Cremeans, Johnny Cremeans & Alex Cremeans, great-granddaughters Sydney & Remi Howie, sister Mary Lou Schroeder, nieces Kim Ross & Robin (Ron) Bender, nephew David Schroeder (Mary), great-niece Jessica (Jessie) Mackay, great-nephews Matt Fortney, Justin & Nathan Bender & Steve Ross & 2 great-great nieces. Joyce is preceded in death by her parents Verne & Louise (Geiger) Girard, brother-in-law Robert Schroeder, first husband John R. Wahlquist & husband John G. Cremeans.
A Memorial Service for Joyce Cremeans will be held on Sunday, August 1, 2021, at 3:00PM at Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services (728 S. Knowles Ave) in New Richmond, Wisconsin with a visitation starting at 2:00PM. Everyone is welcome to share a memory or story during the service. A graveside service will follow the memorial in New Richmond Cemetery. This will be a double memorial service for both Joyce & John Cremeans. Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services.