DOLAND — Joyce R. Sheldon, 65, of Doland, passed away Monday, December 17, 2018, at Sanford Medical Center in Sioux Falls.
Her memorial service will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, December 28, at the United Methodist Church in Doland.
Joyce R. Sheldon was born June 28, 1953, in Yankton to Clarence A. Mace and Helena Felecia. She attended Marty Mission Indian School in Marty Mission. She received her Nurse Aide certification and worked in numerous nursing homes. She also worked numerous jobs including casino surveillance, factory mold polishing, cleaning, direct support at SDDC, and convenience store cashier at the “One Stop” in Redfield and the “C Store” in Doland.
She had a love of nature and would constantly point out the sunset, animals, and flowers that she saw and wanted to share with those around her. She liked to read, watch movies, and play games.
She is survived by her two sons, Shawn Sheldon, and Michael Sheldon, both of Osage, Iowa: and two grandsons, Dylan, and Chayce Sheldon.
She is preceded in death by her mother; and several other relatives.