Joyce Hlavacek (nee Colburn) passed away in Whitewater on August 10, 2012. She was born in Kenosha on February 23, 1928.
Dedicated mother of Fredric (Patricia Murphy) of Milwaukee, Wis., and Peter (Mary Chucka) of Fort Atkinson, Wis. Loving grandmother of Lily, Nikolaus, Enrika and Maya; sister of the late George (the late Marge) Colburn, Jr. and aunt of many nieces and nephews.
Beloved widow of Joseph Hlavacek, noted Wisconsin artist.
A memorial gathering was held on September 1, 2012, at the Cravath Lakefront Community Center in Whitewater, WI.
Published online at KenoshaNews.com on August 18, 2012