MACDONALD, JOYCE P. MORRIS – Joyce (Prindle) MacDonald, 87, was called home to our Heavenly Father on Saturday, April 5th, 2014. She was the wife of the late William M. MacDonald of Morris, CT. Joyce was born August 28th, 1926 in Torrington, CT and grew up in Litchfield, CT. She married her childhood sweetheart William “Bill” MacDonald in 1945 and moved to Morris in 1969. She was the daughter of the late Clifford Prindle and Julia (Morse) Prindle. She graduated from Litchfield H.S. and then went to nursing school in Hartford. She was a member of DAR (Daughters of the American Revolution). Joyce was a good listener, great mentor and counseled many. She leaves four sons and daughters-in-law; Malcolm & Eloise MacDonald of Bethlehem, Edward & Diane MacDonald of Morris, Robert & Kim MacDonald of Morris, David & Nancy MacDonald of Bristol. She was predeceased by a son, William “Bruce” MacDonald of South Carolina. She also leaves 13 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. A memorial service to celebrate and honor her life will be held on Saturday, May 31st, 2014 at the Rowe Funeral Home, 283 Torrington Road, Litchfield, CT; visiting 10-11:00 A.M., service 11- 11:30 A.M. with burial to follow at the East Cemetery in Litchfield. The Family would like to thank Rose Haven in Litchfield and VNA Northwest (Hospice) of Bantam for the excellent care Joyce received. Kindly visit www.rowefuneralhome.net to send the family an online condolence.
Rowe Funeral Home
283 Torrington Road Litchfield, CT 06759
Published in registercitizen on Apr. 13, 2014