Joyce A. Kent

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Joyce A. Kent, 62, of New Providence, Pa., died Sunday, March 10, 2013, following a brief illness and is now in God's care. She was the widow of William Ira Kent who died Aug. 4, 2009. Joyce was born on July 12, 1950 in West Chester, to the late Walter and Elizabeth L. Vogel Nields. A homemaker, she was a life member of West Grove Fire Company Auxiliary. Her enjoyments were her family, playing games with her grandchildren, Uno, Bingo, and crossword puzzles. Surviving her are three children, Jennifer Louise married to Billy Hunnell of West Grove, Stephanie Ann Kent of Quarryville, and Brian C. married to Lisa M. Kent of Quarryville; three grandchildren, Megan, Abby, and Nick; a sister, Susan R. married to Joseph Hoopes of Oxford; two brothers, Edward O. married to Anita Nields of Downingtown, and Thomas W. Nields of Marshallton, Del.; three nieces; one nephew; and a life-long friend, Polly Barnes. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 15, at Reynolds Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc., 144 East State Street, Quarryville. Interment will follow in Middle Octorara Presbyterian Cemetery. Viewings will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, March 14, and again from 10 a.m. until time of service on Friday, at the funeral home. Those who desire may make contributions in Joyce's memory to Hospice and Community Care, P.O. Box 4125, Lancaster, PA 17604-4125. To send an online note of condolence, please visit our website at reynoldsfuneralhome.net.

Published in Daily Local News on Mar. 12, 2013
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