April 18, 2018
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
April 19, 2018
- 10:00 AM with a visitation one hour prior
Joyce Marilyn Crepps, 79, Fargo, ND passed away on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at ManorCare Nursing Home. She was born on April 2, 1939 to James and Regina (Vitt) Kilbride in Fargo, ND. She grew up in Fargo where she attended school.
On September 2, 1961 she was united in marriage to Ronald Crepps in Breckenridge, MN. The couple made their home in Fargo where they raised their two sons.
Joyce worked as a physical therapist at Dakota Hospital for many years and then as a therapy aide at Innovis Hospital until her retirement in 1994.
Joyce was a member of Grace Baptist Church for over 30 years where she served a volunteer with the King’s Daughters. Most recently, Ron and Joyce were members of Brookdale Baptist Church.
She loved to crochet, knit, and do ceramics. Joyce often gave away the things she made to loved ones or donated them to the church to be sold to help children in third world countries and refugees.
She is survived by her husband of 56 years, Ron; sons, Daniel Crepps and Patrick (Gretchen Boyum) Crepps; grandchildren, Toby, Jesse, Joey, Danielle, Rorik and Agneta Crepps; sisters, Carol Harrington and Marlys (Don) Glirbas; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Kenny; sisters, Shirley, Janice, Arlene and Gail.
There will be a visitation from 5-7:00 PM on Wednesday, April 18, 2018 at Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center, Fargo. The funeral service will be at 10:00 AM on Thursday, April 19, 2018 at the funeral home with a visitation one hour prior. Burial at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Fargo.