Obituary: Joyce Hein

Joyce (Chelstrom) Hein, age 87 of Princeton, MN died Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at the Elim Home in Princeton.

Joyce was born on March 24, 1926 in Minneapolis, MN the daughter of Arthur and Signe (Johnson) Chelstrom.

Joyce married Jerome “Jerry” Hein on June 23, 1948 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church in Minneapolis.  The couple moved to Princeton in 1950 when Jerry bought the local barber shop. Joyce enjoyed fishing, sewing, cribbage and crafts. She also enjoyed traveling to Texas in the winter months.

Joyce is survived by her children, Sandra (Dennis) Anderson of Montevideo, Gary (Sue) Hein of Litchfield, Paul Hein of Princeton and Peggy (Bill) Trebesch of Andover; grandchildren, Kristina, Eric, Jonathan and David; sister Charlotte (Ernest) Sordahl of Bloomington; sister-in-law, Sister Jeremy Hein; Joyce is also survived by many other loving relatives and friends.

Joyce was preceded in death by her husband Jerry; daughter-in-law Lawayne Hein; and sister Marilyn Chelstrom. Her final wish has been granted, to reunite with Jerry.

Funeral Services will be held at 11 AM Saturday, August 24, 2013 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Princeton. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service at the church on Saturday. Pastor Marty Hancer will officiate and interment will be in Oak Knoll Cemetery, Princeton, MN.

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