Carol Joyce Welk, age 89, of Mt. Juliet, TN, died April 16, 2017. Mrs. Welk was a member of Grace United Methodist Church. She was the daughter of the late, Clifford and Nora Maukstad Mittelstadt. Mrs. Welk was also preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Welk; daughter and son-in-law, JoAnn and Jim Gruzinsky; brothers, Gale, Curtis, Gordon and Charles Mittelstadt; sisters, Lorraine Johnson and Fern Peck; aunt and uncle, Leo and Elizabeth Hintzman and nephew, Ned Hintzman.
She is survived by: Daughter – Susan (Peter) Schulert; Brother – William Mittelstadt; Sisters – Lois Bosshart and Carolyn Grivich; Brother-in-law – Robert (Jane) Welk; Sister-in-law – Vivian Welk; Grandchildren – Jason and Josh Gruzinsky, Kelly and Sean Gassie and Evin Schulert; Special nephews and niece – Earl (Lucille) Hintzman, Larry (Arlyss) Hintzman, Morris (Paula) Hintzman, Harvey (Bobbie) Hintzman, David Hintzman, Carol (Mark) Brazzale and Howard (Julie) Hintzman; Many other relatives and friends.
Visitation will be Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at Bond Memorial Chapel. Graveside services will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday, May 6, 2017 at Dubuque Memorial Gardens in Dubuque, IA.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Grace United Methodist Church, 2905 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122 or Alive Hospice, 1718 Patterson Street, Nashville, TN 37203.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.