Joyce L. MattsonJoyce L. Mattson, 85, longtime Trout Lake area resident, died Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014 in the Grand Village Lodge, Grand Rapids.
Joyce L. Mattson, 85, longtime Trout Lake area resident, died Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014 in the Grand Village Lodge, Grand Rapids.
Born Sept. 7, 1928 in Minneapolis, she was the daughter of Charles and Martha (Ryser) Anderson.
Joyce grew up in Blackberry and lived most of her life in the Trout Lake area until moving to Grand Rapids in 2004. Joyce and Clifford Mattson were married on June 14, 1946 in Grand Rapids. She was a home maker, had been a waitress in the Marlon Cafe, was an avid reader, and loved to spend time with her grandkids.
Her husband Clifford in 2004; her parents; and four sisters and three brothers preceded her in death.
Survivors include her children, Terry (Donna) Mattson of Lakeville, Minn., and Vickie (Allen) Whirley of Grand Rapids; three grandchildren, Brett (Karen) Denzel, Heather (Tim) McNally, and Brian (Stephanie) Mattson; three great grandchildren, Kohl Mattson, Kade Mattson, and Zachary Ambuehl, and several nieces and nephews.
VISITATION: 10 a.m. until the 11 am. funeral service on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014 in St. Andrew’s Lutheran Church, Grand Rapids. Interment will be at the Trout Lake Community Cemetery. Arrangements are with the Peterson Funeral Chapel of Coleraine. To leave an online condolence message, please go to petersonfuneralchapelofcoleraine.com.