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Joyce M. Krusmark Broitzman — Millville

MILLVILLE — The funeral for Joyce M. Krusmark Broitzman will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Schleicher Funeral Homes, Plainview Chapel, with Chaplain Dan Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Dale Pleasant Prairie Cemetery in rural Zumbro Falls.

Mrs. Broitzman, 69, died Tuesday (Sept. 23, 2008) at her home in rural Millville.

Joyce Marie Wrobel was born May 7, 1939, in St. Paul, and attended elementary and high school in the St. Paul area. On May 5, 1956, she married DeWain H. Krusmark in St. Paul Park. The couple resided in the Zumbro Falls and Millville areas, and owned and operated Krusmark’s Processing in Zumbro Falls. Mr. Krusmark died Feb. 22, 1990.

On March 10, 2002, she married Dennis D. Broitzman at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Glenville, Minn. They lived in Glenville briefly before returning to the Millville area. Mr. Broitzman preceded her in death on Aug. 13, 2006.


She was a former 4-H leader, and raised and showed rabbits and dogs. She enjoyed cooking, crafting, painting, crocheting, and casino gaming.

Mrs. Broitzman is survived by two daughters, Dorothy (Orrin) Haugen of Zumbrota and Darla (Curtis) Tesmer of Millville; a son, Bill (Jean) Krusmark of Millville; a stepdaughter, Kelli (Shane) Dietrich of Austin; a stepson, Brian Broitzman of Albert Lea; seven grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a brother, Leslie (Loretta) Wrobel of Greenback, Tenn. In addition to her husbands, she was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Dorothy (Furhman) Wrobel; and two brothers.

Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Schleicher Funeral Home in Plainview, and an hour before the service Friday at the funeral home.

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