Joyce A Feret

1963-01-23 - 2022-07-13

Funeral Home: Crete Funeral Home 1182 Main Street Crete IL (Map-it)

Visitation: Visitation Wednesday, July 20 from 10AM until service 12 Noon

Service Date: 2022-07-20

Service Time: 12 Noon

Cemetery: Zion Lutheran Cemetery Route 1, Crete, Illinois (Map-it)

Info: 708-672-7600

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Joyce Ann Feret (nee Batterman) age 59 of Tinley Park formerly of Crete, Illinois passed away on July 13, 2022.  Beautiful daughter to the late Vernon and Irma (nee Siebert) Batterman.  Beloved wife to Chris Feret; loving mother to Ian (Sara) Hook.  Cherished grandmother to Sawyer and Elliott Hook.  Dear sister to Roger Batterman, the late Jim Batterman and the late Diana Johnson.    Fond aunt to many.  Joyce helped the lives of many as a passionate oncology nurse. 

Visitation and service on Wednesday, July 20th from 10:00AM until service at 12:00 Noon at Crete Funeral Home, 1182 Main St. (Dixie Hwy.), Crete, IL 60417.    Interment at Zion Lutheran Cemetery, Crete, Illinois. 708-672-7600.



  1. Sue Stevens on July 16, 2022 at 8:59 pm
    I am so sorry for your loss. I worked with Joyce for many years at Ingalls and had many laughs together. She was very compassionate with her patients and will be missed by so many people.

  2. Lynne Muir on July 18, 2022 at 12:44 pm
    Joyce was so smart, so clever, so funny. I laughed harder and had more fun with her than I can say. Ian and family…such a loss. My sincerest condolences.

  3. Beth Reichert Galovich on July 19, 2022 at 3:47 pm
    I’m very sorry for your loss. I grew up with Joyce. Her house was in back of our house and we had so many fun times together growing up. May she Rest In Peace.

  4. Lisa Crabtree on July 19, 2022 at 5:37 pm
    I worked with Joyce at Monroe Medical in Harvey and she was a wonderful nurse! She such a funny lady and the patient’s loved her! My condolences to her family.

  5. Steve R on July 20, 2022 at 7:10 am
    And when she shall die, take her, and cut her into little stars, and she will make face of heaven so fine, that all the world will be in love with night, and pay no attention to the garish Sun. Rest In Peace my friend. Steve.

  6. Kenneth Seggebruch on July 21, 2022 at 7:59 am
    My condolences to her family. I remember her from high school. She was a sweet person.

  7. Donna novak on July 23, 2022 at 4:57 pm
    Wow sooo sad what a wonderfull person. Along with nurse. Taken to soon. Prayers to family thoughhhhhh heaven. Is soooo blessed

  8. Deb Raske on August 3, 2022 at 1:35 am
    To Joyce’s loved ones, In all my life I have never known a person like Joyce. She was warm and friendly, her laugh was infectious, and she was so funny. She made many nights at Ingalls fun. I was always glad to see her coming to work with us on East 4. She was just the medicine our patients needed. She took wonderful care of everyone , patients and staff alike. The world has lost a very special light. Rest well my friend.

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