Joyce Elaine Klinger was born October 23, 1940 to Harold & Marie (Goldammer) Uptagrafft at
On August 20, 1961, she married Rodney Klinger at
She was a longtime member of St. Martin’s
She is survived by her husband, Rodney; and daughters, Sandy Rokusek and husband, Mark of Gillette, WY and Julie Lind and husband, Jason of East Bethel, MN; four grandsons: Ryan and Adam Rokusek both of Gillette, WY and Henrik & Wyatt Lind both of East Bethel, MN; three sisters: Darlene Hohn and husband, Wilb of Ethan, SD; Doris Bender and husband, Ron of Richfield, MN; Ruth Wilson of Cumming, GA; three brothers: Wayne Uptagrafft and wife, Ila of Rochester, MN, Don Uptagrafft and wife, Kay of Anthem, AZ and Richard Uptagrafft and wife, Marilyn of Stewartville, MN; three sisters-in-law: Louise Hubbart of Mitchell, SD, Lola McHugh and husband, Merlyn of Huron, SD and Sidney Uptagrafft of Mitchell, SD; and many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Robert Uptagrafft, three brothers-in-law: Jim Wilson, Robert Hubbart, Randall Klinger and sister-in-law, Donna Klinger.
Blessed be her memory.