December 15, 1918 - January 20, 2017
Service Date: February 16, 2017
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
Wilson, Joyce Margaret (née Andrews)
Peacefully, on Friday 20th January, 2017 at the Peter D. Clarke Long Term Care Centre, Ottawa, at the wonderful age of 98. Joy is survived by her son Ross, his wife Margaret; grandson, Judd, granddaughter Meredith and four great grand-children. She is pre-deceased by her husband Ross, the love of her life; her parents, CPO, RN, Alfred and Ethel Andrews and sisters, Kathleen and Christine. A Second World War veteran, Joy, after tragic personal loss kept her sense of adventure. She raised a son on her own, made a successful career in both England and Germany and later emigrated to Canada to start life again. Ross and family would like to give heartfelt thanks to the nurses and staff of the Peter D. Clarke Long Term Care Centre, Maple House, for the wonderful care they gave Joyce on her long stay with them. A memorial reception will be held for Joy on Thursday, 16th February, 2017 at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Home, 3440 Richmond Road, Nepean, between 1.00 pm and 3.00 pm. Memorial Donations in Joy’s name to the Family and Friends Council, 9 Meridian Place, Ottawa, ON, K2G 6P8 would be appreciated. Cheques should be made out to the Family and Friends Council.