Billie Joe JOYCE

JOYCE, Billie Joe 79, died on Jan. 24, 2013. Bill was born on Jan. 24, 1934 to Thomas R. Joyce & Emma M. Cauble. He was a retired veteran after serving 18 years in the Marines and 25 years in the Army Reserves. He then worked as a civil engineer at MacDill A.F.B. and retired in 1996. He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Teofila A. Joyce; his son, Billie; three grandchildren, Ashley, Joshua and Robyn; two great-grandchildren, Bryson and Charlotte; and his brother, Donald Joyce. He will be honored at Bay Pines National Cemetery on Feb. 22, 3 pm. In lieu of flowers please send donations to the Veterans of Foreign Wars at

Published in the Tampa Bay Times on Feb. 20, 2013