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Joyce M. Schlupp, 90, of Rockford, died July 16, 2017 in her home. Born Jan. 3, 1927 on the family farm in South Grove, IL, the daughter of Earl and Thelma (Smith) Fisher. She married George Schlupp Jr. on Sept, 24, 1948, in Rockford; they were married for 67 years before he predeceased her on Jan. 23, 2016. She always enjoyed reading and going for walks.

Survived by her children, Janice (Steve) Green, Rockford, Mark (Conni) Schlupp, Rockford, Randy Schlupp, Cottage Grove, WI, Kim (Marvin) Koch, Loves Park, and Kirk (Vicki) Schlupp, Glencoe, IL; six grandchildren, Britten Schlupp, Andrew Schlupp, Devin (Leah) Smithson, Whitney (Nate) Peterson, Ralphie & Alex Schlupp; two great-grandchildren, Nina & Evelyn Smithson; and sisters, Shirley Bombard and Elois Loehlein. Predeceased by her parents; stepfather, LaVern Rice; and brother, Dorian Fisher. Special thanks to Aldona, her live-in caregiver.

Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 20, 2017 at Olson Funeral & Cremation Services, Fred C. Olson Chapel, 1001 2nd Ave., Rockford with Rev. Dave Ahrens officiating. Burial in Scandinavian Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12:00 to 12:45 p.m. prior to the service. Memorials may be made to a charity of your choice.

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  1. The Palmer Family

    Our sincere condolences to the Schlupp family.

  2. Dan Bombard

    Aunt Joyce has always been such a blessing to our family. We will miss you very much, but never forget your wonderful presence in our family.

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