Joyce Busch Obituary

Joyce  Busch
Joyce Busch

June 1, 1952 - December 4, 2021
Born in Des Moines, Iowa
Resided in Des Moines, Iowa
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Joyce J. Busch, 69, passed away December 4, 2021. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m., (Noon) Thursday, December 16, 2021 at Iles Grandview Park Chapel. Interment will follow at 2pm at Iowa Veterans Cemetery.

Joyce was born on June 1, 1952 in Des Moines to William and Anna Fagen. She graduated from Saydel High School. She worked at Mercy Hospital for over 20 years. In 1982, she was united in marriage to Carl Busch. She loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Joyce and Carl enjoyed gambling, especially the Wild Roses machines.

Joyce is survived by her seven children: Christina (Denny), C.W., Angie, Josh, Shawn, Jodie, and Darbie; 20 grandchildren: Travis, Justin, Briar, Kodie, Skyler, Seth, Kaiden, Kaylie, Austin, Dylan, Jayden, Matt, Sydney, Annie, Addie, Joey, Katie, Andrew, Kaden and Savannah ; numerous great grandchildren; siblings, Jodi Sargent and Denise Fagen; as well as nieces, nephews and their families. She was preceded in death by her parents, William and Anna; her husband, Carl; siblings, Debbie, Bill and Bob Fagen; daughter, Mandie and father-in-law, Joe Busch and mother-in-law, Barb Busch.

Visitation will be held from 5-8pm, Tuesday, December 14, 2021 at the funeral home. Please note the visitation will be Tuesday evening and the funeral service will be Thursday.

Memorials may be directed to her family.

Please visit for additional information and online condolences.





Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Tuesday, December 14, 2021
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA US 50317
Thursday, December 16, 2021
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Iowa Veterans Cemetery
34024 Veterans Memorial Drive
Adel, IA US 50003
Thursday, December 16, 2021
2:00 PM


To The Family c/o Grandview Park Funeral Home
3211 Hubbell Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50317