Joylene Gail Hafle, 62, died Oct. 29, 2012, at Mercy Hospital, Joplin, following a lengthy illness.
She was born Aug. 8, 1950, in St. Boniface Hospital, St. Boniface Manitoba Canada, to Arne and Edna (Buss) Anderson.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Mrs. Hafle moved to Neosho from California in 1987 after her retirement working as a legal secretary.
Joylene married Michael Hafle on Dec. 15, 1979 in St. Pedro, Calif., and he survives.
She is also survived by her children; Dana Chaney, Rolla, Mo., Donald Dean Bakanas, Neosho; a step-daughter, Michelle Hafle, Dallas, Texas; two brothers; Rodney Anderson of the state of California, Arden Anderson of the state of California; one sister, Carole Renfro, Sun City, Calif.; 3 grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held 1 p.m., Monday at Clark Funeral Home, Neosho. Interment will be in Neosho Memorial Park, Neosho; Rev. Ralph Walker officiating.
Friends may call from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., today; from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, and from 9 a.m. -1 p.m. Monday with family receiving friends from 11 a.m. -1 p.m. Monday at Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.
Arrangements are under the direction of Clark Funeral Home, Neosho.
Online condolences may be posted at www.clarkfuneralhomes.com