Joyce J. Blasher 89 of Lowell passed away Tuesday morning August 13, 2019 at home under the loving care of her family and Faith Hospice. Joyce was born in Lowell, Michigan the daughter of Winton and Eva ( Hale) Wilcox.
She graduated from Lowell High School with the Class of 1951. For many years Joyce drove school bus for Lowell Public Schools. She like to garden, enjoyed horses and tending the many flowers around her home. She loved her family and always enjoyed attending the various sports activities of her grandchildren. Joyce will be greatly missed by her family and friends. She was married on February 16, 1952 in Lowell to Ernest J. Blasher and he preceded Joyce on August 7, 1996. She was also preceded by her parents, two sons; Warren in infancy, Barry Blasher, a daughter Dawn Fisher and her brothers. Joyce is loved and survived by her children; Elaine ( Richard) Haines of Lowell, Kurt Blasher of Carson City, Chad ( Gina ) Blasher of Belding, her grandchildren; Skye Fisher, Sam Blasher, Cara ( Paul) Ryder, Paul ( Jessica) Haines, Benjamen Blasher, Brady Blasher, Kevin Blasher, Kristen Blasher and Kohlton Blasher, her great grandchildren; Aili, Kiara, Finn, Fiona, Barret, Ryatt, Cameron and a brother Gordon( Marsha) Wilcox of Lowell.
Funeral services will be 11:00 AM Saturday August 17, 2019 at the Lowell United Methodist Church with Pastor Herb VanderBilt officiating. Visitation will be Friday from 2-4 & 6-8 pm at Johnson-Feuerstein Funeral Home, Belding. Private interment will take place at Bailey Cemetery, Lowell. Memorial contributions may be given to the Lowell United Methodist Church or the Barn for Equine Learning in Lowell. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home and church.