Joy Marie Julkowski, of Mora, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, March 10, 2020. She was 17 years old.
She was the beloved daughter of Dean and Teresa Julkowski. She had a love for horses and horseback riding. She loved hanging out and taking pictures with her sisters and friends. She loved just being silly and singing with her sisters. She will be missed by everyone that knew and loved her.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Richard Julkowski; great-grandmother, Irene Harrigan; and great-aunt, Colleen Harrigan.
She is survived by her parents, Dean and Teresa Julkowski; siblings, Alexis, Gilbert, Isabelle “Izzy,” Trisha, Chris, Elijah, Arianna, Eliomar, Ruby, Roy, Sabrina, Steve and Ashley; grandparents, Kathy Julkowski and Kathy and Vince Hendren; many beloved cousins, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 19, 2020, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Mora with Fr. Derek Wiechmann officiating. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 18 and again one hour prior to the service at the church. Casket bearers are Doug Julkowski, Dan Julkowski, Ray Bendijo, Joe Hendren, John Hendren, and Liz Hendren. Burial will be in the St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Mora. Arrangements are by the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home of Mora. Condolences may be posted at www.aifuneralhome.com.