Apr 2, 1940 - Feb 18, 2014
Joyce Mole, 73 of Riverton, died at the Wyoming Medical Center on Tuesday, February 18, 2014. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 11:00 am at the First Baptist Church in Riverton. Pastor Rex Whitman will officiate. Burial will follow at Mountain View Cemetery.
R. Joyce Forrester was born on June 2, 1940 in Livingston, MT to Olin Beltran and Nina June (Bohn) Forrester. She was one of six children and the family lived in cabin at a gold mining camp in Jardine, MT. When she was in school, the family moved to Lockwood, MT to become dry land farmers. She graduated from Billings Senior High School with the class of 1958.
While in Nursing School in Billings, MT she met James Mole and the two were married on June 27, 1959. Right after the marriage they moved to Riverton, WY where they lived until their passing. Together they raised three children.
After her children were born she worked at the “old” hospital as a Nurse Respiratory Therapist. She worked as a cook at the Koffee Kup, Country Club, and the Eagles whenever they needed help. She was a 4-H leader and was involved with all of her children’s activities. She was a past member of the Lady’s Auxiliary with the Eagles.
Her family said that she enjoyed decorating cakes, gardening, quilting, sewing, crafts of all kinds, fishing and hunting. Above all she loved being with her family, children, and grandchildren.
She is survived by her son, Jim Mole of Riverton; her daughters, Jeannie (Ben) Cole of Riverton and Joan (Farron) Eisemann of Riverton; her grandchildren, Chezerai (Cody) Robison, Dalton (Courtney) Mole, and Brandi (John Roylance) Eisemann; her grandchildren, Carter Rose and Gus Robison, Torryn Mole, Carman, Trystan and Ashton Gorley, and Maddie and Tristan Roylance; her brothers, Kent Forrester, Gary Forrester, and Lyle Forrester all of MT; her sisters, Janet Forrester of MT and Bohnie Robinson of WY; and numerous other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Mole in 2002 and her parents, Olin and Nina Forrester.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital in care of Davis Funeral Home, 2203 West Main Street, Riverton, WY 82501.
On-line condolences for the family may be made at www.TheDavisFuneralHome.com.
Services are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.