Joyce Marie Brockmann, 70, resident of Almont for 20 years, passed away peacefully in her sleep at home on April 24, 2020.
Joyce grew up in Detroit. She married her soulmate in 1976. They had 43 years of a very loving marriage. She lived in Romeo for over 20 years graduating night school in Romeo. She worked several different places over the years.
She was happily married to her soulmate, Craig, who spoiled her very much. She loved her husband, family, grandchildren and friends very much.
Joyce was known for being a big animal lover. She had many pets through the years she so loved. Through her wonderful life she enjoyed bowling, tennis, dancing with Craig, concerts and shows. She loved to “shop ’til you drop” and go to Red Lobster. As a family growing up, we always went to Cedar Point. Joyce loved to go on vacations with family and friends. Joyce and Craig loved to vacation at Ocean City, MD. They did everything together. One of her favorite things to do with the family was trips up to Frankenmuth. She enjoyed going to the movies with the family and “Brockmann Theater’” with the grandkids watching movies at their house and eating junk food, along with family get togethers to play board games. She loved watching Nascar with her grandson, Kyle, and they would talk all about the drivers. They also enjoyed comedy shows. She and her grandson, Tyler, liked to watch scary movies and Dateline mysteries. She loved getting her nails painted and “spilling the tea” (gossiping) with her granddaughter, Brandi. She had fun with her granddaughter, Hannah, when they went up to Frankenmuth. She had fun going to the cider mill and collecting Ranger Rex stuffed animals with her granddaughter, Kylie. She loved, enjoyed, and was very proud of her grandchildren. Joyce and her daughter, Tammy, loved having deep and silly conversations. She enjoyed joking around and laughing with her son, David. She was such a funny, silly, goofy, feisty, stubborn, sassy, strong, loving, caring, awesome wife, mother, grandma, and friend.
Joyce is survived by her husband, Craig, of 43 wonderful years; her children, Tammy (Marc) and David (Georgia); her grandchildren, Kyle, Tyler, Brandi, Hannah and Kylie; and her siblings, Richard, Chris and Sue.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Larry; and her parents, Chester and Camille Wroblewski.
Cremation is being entrusted to Muir Brothers Funeral Home in Almont, MI. A memorial will take place at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, the family would like donations made to the Michigan Humane Society.