Joyce Maryln (Campbell) ThorpeMarch 30, 1932 ~ September 23, 2017 (age 85)
Passed away suddenly on Saturday, September 23, 2017, in her 86th year. Joyce is survived by her beloved husband Delmer, whom she married on September 3, 1955. Dear mother of Rob, Donna (Paul), Steven and the late Richard (Loretta). Loving grandmother of Jacqueline (Ben), Emily (Graham), Christina and Lilah. Step grandmother of Grant and Shelley (Randall). Great-grandmother of Sloane and Harlow. Step great-grandmother of Ethan and Austin. Sister of Jeanne (late Bill). Predeceased by her sister Carol (Charlie) and her brother Don (late Gayle). Joyce was born in Windsor, ON and raised in Southampton, ON. She graduated from KWH, Nursing in 1953 and UWO, Public Health in 1955. Joyce worked at various locations for the VON, and briefly worked for the Penetanguishene Mental Health Centre serving outpatients in the community. She then went on to teach Nursing at various Georgian College locations until her retirement from the Orillia Campus in 1989. A celebration of Joyce's life will be held at the Brooklea Golf and Country Club, 8567 Highway #93. Midland on Saturday, October 21st from 2-4 p.m. If desired, memorial donations to the Alzheimer's Society would be appreciated. Please click on "Condolences" to leave a message for Joyce's family.