JOYCE L. REIDER
March 24, 1929 - January 19, 2023
Joyce L. Reider, 93, of Marquette, passed away Thursday evening, January 19, 2023 at the Norlite Nursing Center in Marquette.
Joyce was born on March 24, 1929 in Marquette to the late Fred and Frances (Kasiska) Beauchamp and was a lifelong area resident. She was a 1947 graduate of Bishop Baraga High School.
Joyce relished life in caring for her children and grandchildren. She was a member of St. Peter Cathedral as well as its altar society and American Legion Post # 44 Auxiliary. In her free time, Joyce enjoyed playing Bingo, working on ceramics and line dancing. She was well known to be a very giving person with extra room at the dinner table for anyone in need of a good meal.
Survivors include seven children, Sandra Sokolowicz of Waukesha, WI, Bernadette Reider of Marquette, Patricia (Steve) Peters of Houston, TX, Sheryl (John) Hendrickson, Frances (Jim) Lanyon, Fred (Debra) Reider and Edward Reider, all of Marquette; 12 grandchildren, Rick LaJeunesse, Brad LaJeunesse, Doug Gilbertson, Troy (Stephanie) Peters, Angie Peters, Josh (Bree) Hendrickson, Jenny Hendrickson, Ashley Baker, Jason Cox, Lisa (Ronnie) Hutchinson, Travis Reider, and Courtney Reider; also many great grandchildren; two siblings, Norbert L. “Mike” Beauchamp and Norene Beauchamp, both of Marquette; sister-in-law, Betty Beauchamp of Marquette; also numerous nieces and nephews including a special niece, Sue Reider. Preceding her in death besides her parents was her husband, Eugene L. Reider on May 17, 1998; a son, John Reider; son-in-law, Larry Gilbertson; also siblings, Albert (Joyce) Beauchamp, Willard (Marjorie) Beauchamp, Louise Marie (Royce) Rivard, and Arthur Beauchamp.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, January 27th at 2 p.m. at Canale-Tonella Funeral Home and Cremation Services with the Rev. Msgr. Michael Steber officiating. The Reider family will greet relatives and friends beginning at 12:30 p.m. Friday until the time of the funeral service. Spring burial will take place at the Holy Cross Cemetery. A luncheon will be served immediately following the service at the funeral home.
Those wishing to make an expression of sympathy are kindly asked to consider Lake Superior Life Care and Hospice, 914 W. Baraga Ave., Marquette, MI 49855 in Mrs. Reider’s memory.
Joyce’s obituary can also be viewed at canalefuneral.com where relatives and friends my leave a note of remembrance.
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