Joyce Sheldon

Joyce Carol Dorrough Sheldon

1945-2013 NORTH ADAMS Joyce Carol (Dorrough) Sheldon, 67, of 176 Mohawk Forest Blvd., died Sunday February 10 at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield.

She was born in Utica, N.Y. on June 14, 1945 a daughter of Reuben Dorrough and Minnie (Gibson) Lewis. Her step-father was Charles Lewis. She attended schools in Adams including the Adams High School. She was last employed at the Arnold Print Works. She was a member of the Eagles in North Adams.

Survivors include her husband, Donald H. Sheldon, one daughter, Lori (Therrien) Cote and her husband, Lawrence of Florida, Mass. She also leaves three grandchildren, Brenda, Robert and Jesse Cote as well as a great grandson, Jason J. Vigiard. She also leaves two sisters, Sandra Wimmer of Hoosick Falls, N.Y. and Barbara Leja of North Adams.

Mrs. Sheldon was pre-deceased by five brothers and two sisters as well as a step-daughter, Victoria Sheldon LaCasse.

FUNERAL NOTICE: Funeral services for Joyce Sheldon will take place on Sunday, February 17 at 5 p.m. at the Flynn and Dagnoli Funeral Home, WEST CHAPEL, 521 West Main Street, North Adams. Calling hours are from 2 p.m. until the time of the service.

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This obituary was originally published in the North Adams Transcript.

Published online on Feb. 13, 2013 courtesy of North Adams Transcript.