September 12, 2019
Joyce Alderman, age 89 of New Glarus, passed away on Friday, September 6, 2019, at the New Glarus Nursing Home. She was born on March 20, 1930, the daughter of Ernest and Viola Johnson.
Joyce grew up in the Argyle/Blanchardville area and graduated from Blanchardville High School in 1944. On October 29, 1949, she was united in marriage to Robert Alderman. Over the course of her career she worked as a medical and dental receptionist in New Glarus and Madison. After retirement she worked for the New Glarus Chamber of Commerce.
Joyce is survived by two daughters, Beth Alderman, New Glarus, and Barbara (Rye) Alderman-Macht, Homosassa, FL. She has one granddaughter, Erika Alderman-Macht; and two great-granddaughters, Ashley and Kayla Hehenberger of Austin, Texas. She is also survived by two brothers, Richard Johnson and Kenneth Johnson; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Alderman; parents, Viola and Ernest Johnson; stepfather, Harry Bishop; sisters, Betty Krugjohann and Ruth Klassy; and brother, Robert Johnson.
Joyce’s family wishes to thank Heartland Hospice and New Glarus Nursing Home Staff for their supportive end of life care and assistance.
Joyce’s request for a private memorial service will be honored.
The Zentner-Beal Funeral Home of New Glarus is assisting the family.
An online memorial with guestbook is available at http://www.bealfuneralhomes.com.