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Obituary for Joyce Demings Schultz (Demings)

Joyce Demings Schultz, age 79, passed away peacefully on February 23, 2023.

She was born on May 23rd, 1943 to Edward and Eudora Demings in Bovey, Minnesota.

She Married Thomas Schultz on September 10th, 1960 in Itasca County, Minnesota.

Joyce loved to go to Karaoke with her family and friends. She was very artistic and talented. She enjoyed crocheting, knitting, tatting, singing and taking in stray animals many of which became family pets.

Her husband Tom proceeded her in death on July 28th, 2014 along with her son Ernest on November 17th, 1984.; along with many other family members.

Joyce is survived by her daughters, Virginia (Harry Bolton) Boykin, Dora (Kenny Starks) Nelson, Kellie (Cody Gillespie) Rush; her grandchildren, Jessica, Jennifer, Kira, Mike, Jillian, Angela, Jamie, David, Kaleb and Misty; along with 19 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

There will be a celebration of life on May 27th, 2023 details of the event will be given out at a later date.

Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home. Online condolences can be made at