Joyce Lateer

Joyce Lateer

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Joyce Lateer, 73, of Webster City died Saturday, December 28, 2019 at Israel Hospice House in Ames. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, January 4, 2020 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church with Pastor Mark Eichler officiating. Visitation will be 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Friday, January 3rd at Foster Funeral & Cremation Center. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery in Webster City.
Joyce Ellen Bickford, daughter of Richard and Marie Loughry Bickford, was born May 16, 1946 in Webster City. She graduated from Webster City High School in June 1964 and La James College of Cosmetology in Mason City in 1965. She worked for My Lady Beauty Shop and owned Bick’s Curls & Swirls in Webster City from 1966 – 1975. She also enjoyed working with her parents at Marie’s Paint and Putter Ceramic Shop. Joyce was united in marriage to Ronald Lateer on October 15, 1976 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. She worked for Electrolux from Feb. 1970 – Oct. 2009.
She is survived by her step-daughters, Amy Lateer of Webster City, Alicia (Bill) Lateer-Huhn of Alexandria, KY; fur child, Sugar; goddaughter, Emily (Michael) Claman of Webster City; borrowed grandchildren, Bridjett, Naythan, Mikenzie, Meylia, Jayde; sister, Alice Snyder of Denver; sisters-in-law, Maureen (Vern) Elston of Clarion, Bonnie Boyd of Preston, MN, Sherrie (David) Zellinger of Newton; many nieces, nephews and extended family.
Joyce was preceded in death by her husband, Ron, in 2014; her parents and fur child, Cuddles.
Joyce was an active member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church where she taught Sunday School, was a superintendent and had worked many years in the preschool. She volunteered at the Depot Museum, a reading buddy for RSVP, was a cub scout troop leader and recording secretary for UAW local #442 for 37 years.
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  • Visitation

    Friday, January 3rd, 2020 | 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Friday, January 3rd, 2020 4:00pm - 6:00pm
    Foster Funeral and Cremation Center
    800 Willson Ave
    Webster City, Iowa 50595
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  • Service

    Saturday, January 4th, 2020 | 10:30am
    Saturday, January 4th, 2020 10:30am
    St. Paul's Lutheran Curch
    1005 Beach Street
    Webster City, Iowa 50595
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Vicki McCollough

Posted at 05:27pm
Joyce & Ron had babysat my daughter a few times. I worked with both of them at Electrolux. Joyce was a good friend of mine & she was a very nice person. She will be missed by many.

Most Sincerely,

Vicki McCollough

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Posted at 07:35am
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Posted at 02:03pm
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family. Ferguson

Posted at 09:24pm
Joyce was always a happy go lucky gal always had a smile on her face and willing to help others in need. Sh ed will be missed. I enjoyed working with her at Electrolux. Rest in peace til we meet again in Heaven. Prayers to her famiky.

Aileen and Dave Hutton and Mary Mertz

Posted at 07:28pm
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