Joyce M. Clark, 73, of Old County Rd., Morrisville, NY, passed away Monday, December 17, 2012 at Crouse Hospital in Syracuse.
She was born February 5, 1939 in Camden, NJ, a daughter of Harry and Ruth LaJoye Ramm and received her education local schools. On August 3, 1957, Joyce married Robert L. Clark in Peterboro. He predeceased her on July 30, 2003. Along with being the wife of a farmer, Joyce worked at the Shamrock in Morrisville, and for the Morrisville-Eaton Central School as an aide for handicapped children. She loved working in her flower gardens and feeding the wild birds. She enjoyed reading and was always happy when friends and neighbors just stopped by for coffee.
Joyce was a member of the Eaton Community Bible Church. She was also an active member of the Smithfield Fire Department Auxiliary where she had held many offices over the years.
Surviving are her children, Vickie and Monte Deaner of Eaton; Tina and Dennis Green of Eaton; Michael and Robin Clark of Morrisville; Douglas Clark of Morrisville; brothers and sister-in-law, Harry Ramm, Edward and Pat Ramm, all of Hudson, NY; seven grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. A brother, David Ramm predeceased her.
In keeping with her wishes, services and interment in the Peterboro Cemetery will be private at the convenience of her family.
Contributions in her memory may be made to St. Jude’s Tribute Program, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142, or to the Office for the Aging, 138 Dominic Bruno Blvd., Canastota, NY 13032.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Burgess & Tedesco Funeral Home, 31 Cedar St., Morrisville.