Joyce A. Caul, age 86, of Davenport, Fla., and Crystal River, formerly of Buffalo, N.Y., passed away Jan. 23 at her home under the loving care of her family and Cornerstone Hospice. Born on Aug. 3, 1927, in Buffalo, N.Y., to William F. and Cecelia (LoTempio) Savarino. Joyce moved to Florida four years ago from Buffalo, N.Y. She was a member of St. Benedicts Catholic Church in Crystal River, the Crystal River Village HOA, Ladies of Charity, a volunteer at the Roswell Park Hospital, an avid Bridge player and she loved to travel.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years Lawrence D. Caul on July 4, 2003.
She is survived by three children, Geraldine Caul, Joy Marie and her husband Henry Suraci and Lawrence Caul and his partner Brian Carboy; four grandchildren, Christen and her husband John Wolferd, Charles Suraci, Amanda Suraci and Hunter Carboy; and two great granddaughters, Lillie and Fiona Wolferd.
Family will receive friends on Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, from 3 p.m. until 5 p.m. at the Brown Funeral Home and Crematory in Lecanto, Fla. Mass will be offered at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, Jan. 27, at St. Benedicts Catholic Church in Crystal River, Fla. Private cremation will follow the Mass. Burial will be in Buffalo, N.Y., at a later date to be announced.
Brown Funeral Home and Crematory, Lecanto, FL.