Joyce Muladore

Obituary of Joyce Ann Muladore

Muladore, Joyce Ann
Hemlock, Michigan

Our beloved mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and dear friend passed away peacefully on Monday, September 13, 2021 at Covenant HealthCare - Harrison. She was 89 years old. Joyce Ann Cartwright was born on October 7, 1931 in Saginaw to the late Lloyd and Viola (Whalen) Cartwright. She married Gerald (Jerry) E. Muladore on July 21, 1950. He preceded her in death on September 25, 2004. Joyce worked for the Saginaw ISD, as a Data Processer for over 30 years. She was an avid reader and enjoyed knitting and crocheting. Joyce held a special place in her heart for her family, especially the grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by her son and three daughters: James G. (Trisha) Muladore of Freeland, Linda J. (Walter Jr.) Brethauer of Saginaw; Jill A. (Dale) Cardinal, Laurie J. (Richard) Weisenberger, all of Hemlock; 13 grandchildren: Dana (Chris) Muscott, Alissa (Jason) Dark, Joshua Muladore, Heather Brethauer, Christopher Brethauer, Steven Cardinal, Chandra (Greg, II) Kohnke, Kennedy Cardinal, September Aurora Muladore, Cassie Jo (Dustin) Rieger, Brandie Laurie Muladore, Wesley Weisenberger and Mason Weisenberger; 18 great-grandchildren; brother, Lloyd (Faye) Cartwright of Sterling Heights; many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Joyce was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Jerry.

Joyce’s family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Lois Tessin for her tender care, the staff of the Rauchholz Memorial Library for always keeping a book in her hands, and the 6th floor staff of Covenant HealthCare – Harrison ICU for their comfort and support provided to Joyce and her family.

FUNERAL: A private funeral service will be held at the Deisler Funeral Home, 2233 Hemmeter Rd. (Off State). Rev. Richard Mundt will officiate. Interment will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.

MEMORIALS: Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider a donation to Rauchholz Memorial Library in Hemlock. Please continue to keep the family in your prayers and share your thoughts and memories with them through


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