Joyce E. Frederking, 81, passed away Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013.

Joyce was born in Excelsior Springs, Mo., to George and Mildred (Toner) O'Dell.

Her years as a Bible Study Fellowship leader, her dedicated church involvement, and her love of family were an integral part of who she was.

She is survived by her daughter, Carol O'Hara (Charley) of Wichita; her son, Rob Frederking (Gretchen) of Bentonville, Ar.; her brother, Ronald O'Dell (Carolyn) of Chillicothe, Mo.; her sister-in-law, Irene Beckmeyer of Houston, Tx.; and her grand-children, Chris (Kelly) O'Hara of Wichita, Morgan (Ryan) Gering of Wichita, Austin Frederking of Fayetteville, Ar., Jordan Frederking of Bentonville, Ar.; and two great-grandchildren, Savannah and Caroline Gering.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Bob Frederking; and infant daughter, Julie Frederking.

A memorial service celebrating her new life was be held on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013 at St. Andrews Lutheran Church at 10 am.

Memorials may be directed to St. Andrews Lutheran Church. Condolences may be left at