Joyce Aileen Stanley, of Stratford and formerly of London passed away graciously, surrounded by her loving family at her residence on Thursday, September 3, 2020 in her 92nd year. Treasured daughter of Gordon and Ruby Ellerby of Toronto. Predeceased by her loving husband of 65 years Arthur Edward Stanley September 21, 2016. Cherished mother of Paul (Ruth-Anne), Lisa (Bill) and Lynn (Lorenzo). Loved and loving grandmother of Lee, Mina (Ashley), Andrea (Tony), and Taylor (Bryan). Remembered by her sister-in-law Bernice Stanley.
While taking loving pride raising her children and caring for her home, Joyce worked as an administrative assistant for the Liquor Control Board of Ontario, the Middlesex County School Board and the London Hunt and Country Club. She also worked in a variety of capacities for federal and provincial elections.
Joyce possessed a deep appreciation for her country, social issues and for the environment. She always took advantage of opportunities to help those in need, whether it was in her community or across the world.
Cremation has taken place. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Lung Association of Ontario through the W. G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford. 519.271.7411 www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com
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