Joyce Elaine Ryden
(Taklo) passed away peacefully April 23, 2011, at
Scenic Shores in Two Harbors.
Joyce was born June 13, 1930, in Hibbing. She attended Hibbing High
School, graduating in 1948.
Joyce then moved to Duluth where and worked at a radio station and then worked even harder as a stay-at-home mom.
A long-time resident of Duluth, she raised two children, Kirsten and David.
She then married her long-time best friend John Ryden and they lived in Bigfork for eight years before moving to Two Harbors where she lived until her death.
Joyce is survived by her husband, John; daughter Kirsten of Minneapolis and nephew Gary Evenson of Bella Vista, Ark. She is also survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends who will miss her dearly.
She was preceded in death by her son, David; and her brother, Vern.
A memorial service is pending.
Memorials are preferred to St. Luke’s Hospice, St. Luke’s Foundation, 1000 E. First St., Suite 102, Duluth, MN 55805