Joyce K. Kleven - Morris Nilsen Funeral Chapel

August 20, 1924 - November 23, 2021

Joyce Kathleen Kleven, age 97, of Edina, died on November 23, 2021. Survived by daughter, Kathleen Sverdrup (George) and son, Thomas Kleven (Susan); grandchildren, Tanja Pofahl (Allen), Per Sverdrup (Janna), Michael Kleven (Laura), Heather Halvorsen (Dan); great-grandchildren, Lindsay, Hannah, Ella, Sofia, Sarah, Bjorn, Ingrid, Leo and Henry. Joyce was preceded in death by husband, Azor, her sister, Marjorie Foster, and brother, Arthur Wendell Thorwick.

The memorial service will be available by live stream

Memorials are preferred to N. C. Little Hospice, 7019 Lynmar Lane, Edina, MN 55435.

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