Joyce Rossmanith, age 74 of Bouton, passed away on Sunday, June 9, 2019 at her home in Bouton, IA. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at the Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Perry. Visitation will be on Saturday, June 15 from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial will be in the Reading Township Cemetery at Farnamville, IA. Memorials will be given to family and may be left at the Carris Family Funeral Home & Cremation Care. Online condolences may be sent at

   Joyce Irene Rossmanith was born on September 26, 1944 at Des Moines, IA and was adopted by Harold and Juanita Elings. She attended school at East High School in Des Moines, IA. She was united in marriage to Larry Duane Rossmanith at Grandview Lutheran Church in Des Moines, IA on September 26, 1972. She worked at Motel 6, the Osteopathic University in Des Moines and at the Perry Lutheran Home as a dietary aid.

   She attended Trinity Lutheran Church in Perry. She enjoyed going to garage sales, going out to eat and going to Advertureland with her family.

   In death she rejoins her parents, Harold and Juanita Elings.

   Left to cherish Joyce’s memory are her husband Larry Rossmanith, Bouton, IA, children, Todd Rossmanith, Clive, IA, Kevin (Jennifer) Rossmanith, Grimes, IA, Juanita Smith, Dublin, OH and Julie Williams, Bouton, IA, grandchildren, Macayla, Mackensie, Mackenna, Micheal, Matthew, Macy, Clayton, Ashton and Juanita, siblings, Gary Elings, Larry Elings and Carol (Gary) Gibson and other step-siblings.

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