Joyce Chenail

Joyce Chenail

1940 - 2014 NORTH ADAMS Joyce Lynne (Carden) Chenail, 74 of 6 Milton Drive, died Monday Aug. 11, 2014 at Sweetbrook Care Center. She was born in North Adams on June 30, 1940, daughter of the late P. Leo Carden and Dorothy (Chappron) Carden Porzel. She attended local schools and graduated from Drury High School in 1958. Joyce was employed for over 40 years by Rock Manor Park and its associated businesses including Chieftan Realty, Mundy's and DES Corp, where she wore many hats as secretary, bookkeeper, and salesperson. Not only was she a loyal and dedicated employee but she was a close family friend. Joyce enjoyed trips to the ocean and was a dog lover. She was devoted to her granddaughter, "Sweet Pea", with whom she spent countless hours and gave her great happiness. Survivors include her daughter, Pamela Shea and her husband, Kevin of Pownal, Vt.; and her granddaughter, Shawna Shea, a senior at Norwich University. Her brother, P. Leo Carden Jr. is deceased. Joyce will be missed by all who loved her. May she rest in peace. FUNERAL NOTICE: Services for Joyce Chenail are private. There are no calling hours. Burial will be in Southview Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the in care of FLYNN & DAGNOLI-MONTAGNA HOME FOR FUNERALS CENTRAL CHAPELS, 74 Marshall St. North Adams, MA 01247. To send a card or a message, please visit


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Published in The Berkshire Eagle on Aug. 14, 2014