Joyce Marie Nickelson, age 75, passed away on Monday, April 11, 2016 at Via Christi- St. Francis Hospital in Wichita, Kansas. Joyce was born March 21, 1941 in Scott City, Kansas, the daughter of Roman F. & Josephine P. (Kessler) Droste. A lifetime resident of Western Kansas, she was a mill dispatcher for Seaboard Foods Inc. retiring in 2013.
Joyce was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Daughters of Isabella and Alter Society all of Marienthal, Kansas.
Joyce’s surviving family includes-
Stacy & JoAnne Seaton- Leoti, Kansas
Cindy McRae- Scott City, Kansas
Travis Seaton- Scott City, Kansas
Paulette Schultz- Castleton, Kansas
Her parents precede her in death
Vigil services will be held at 7:00 pm Thursday, April 14, 2016 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Marienthal, Kansas.
Funeral Mass will be held at 10:00 am Friday, April 15, 2016 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Marienthal, Kansas with Father Benjamin Martin officiating.
Burial will be in St. Mary Cemetery in Marienthal, Kansas.
Friends may call from Noon until 5:00 pm Thursday at Price & Sons Funeral Home in Leoti, Kansas.
Memorials may be given to the Joyce M. Nickelson Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home.