Joyce Elaine Doering

Joyce Elaine (Beaudry) Doering, 86, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, formerly of Merrill, WI, passed away peacefully on Monday, October 31, 2022, in Elk Grove Village, Illinois. Joyce was born on November 24, 1935, in Merrill, WI, where she later met the love of her life, Harry Doering.  They were married on October 22, 1955, and they recently celebrated 67 years of marriage.  Joyce was the daughter of the late William and Martha (Dorn) Beaudry. She was enjoying retirement after working many years as an Elementary and Middle School Secretary.  Joyce was a lifelong learner with a deep interest in the arts and philosophy.  She was an avid reader and enjoyed completing daily crosswords from several newspapers.  She had a curiosity for other cultures which she fulfilled through extensive travel with her husband, children, and grandchildren. Trips included visits to Russia, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, Germany, France, Netherlands, Switzerland and many other amazing destinations throughout the world.

Joyce is survived by her devoted husband, Harry D. Doering of Elk Grove Village, IL; children: Rick (Cindy) Doering of Barrington, IL & Debbie (Kerry) Field of Elk Grove Village, IL; grandchildren: Kelly Doering, Dan (Shana) Doering& Tyler (Kelly) Doering; Jaime (Greg) Painter & Nick (Ashley) Andriopoulos; Ryan (Lauren) Field, Emily (Alex) Smolan, & Alec Field; great-grandchildren: Avery, Harper Field; Evelyn, Luke, Eli Doering; Grace, Heidi, James Doering; Sophie Painter; and Colton Andriopoulos; sister, Joan Schroeder of Merrill; brother, Bill (Sandy) Beaudry of Merrill; and son-in-law, Bill Andriopoulos of Elk Grove Village, IL. Joyce was preceded in death by her parents, William and Martha Beaudry; daughter, Cheri Andriopoulos; and siblings, Jackie (Bill) Meyer and Janet (Ken) Martin.

Visitation will begin at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 10, 2022, at the Taylor-Stine Funeral Home, Merrill, WI.  The funeral service will follow at 11:00 a.m.  The Rev Scott Gustafson will officiate.  Burial will take place in Doering Cemetery, Town of Schley, Lincoln County. Online condolences may be made at

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