Margaret Mary Joynt

Saturday, August 4, 2012
Margaret Mary Joynt

Funeral services for Mrs. Margaret Joynt, 56, of Spencer, will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Aug. 6, 2012, at Warner Funeral Home in Spencer. Rev. Ross Harmonson will officiate the service.

Visitation will take place starting at 3 p.m. Sunday, with the family present from 5-7 p.m., at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer.

Burial will be at Calvary Cemetery in Ayrshire.

Mrs. Joynt passed away Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012, at home.

Margaret Mary Joynt, the daughter of Harold and Thelma Spear Theesfeld, was born Aug. 15, 1955, in Estherville, Ia. Her childhood years were spent in the Mallard, Ia. area, where she attended Mallard schools. After graduating from Mallard High School in 1974 she married Pat Joynt.

Margaret worked for Terra in Emmetsburg, Ia., drove truck, worked at Pasqualies Pizza, and H&N, before working as a C.N.A for St. Luke's and Spencer Hospital until her health forced her to retire. She enjoyed her dogs, Kenzie and Bits; watching car races, especially Dale Earnhardt; and her son, Brady. She was a people person and a huge fan of chocolate. She was also proud of her donations to animal shelters.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers: Dennis and Stephen Theesfeld.

Left to cherish her memory are her son, Brady Joynt of Spencer, Ia.; two brothers: Gerald (Patricia) Theesfeld of Emmetsburg, Ia., and Robert Theesfeld of Spencer, Ia.; one sister, Catherine (John) Kirschbaum of Spencer, Ia.; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.

Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.