Marie Thérèse Flynn Joyce, 82, a resident of Stamford, Connecticut, passed away surrounded by her family on Thursday, June 13, 2013, in Los Angeles, California. Marie is survived by her beloved husband of sixty years, Joseph Joyce, her daughter, Caren Barrett and husband Ian, her daughter, Bernadette Brecht and husband Larry, and five grandchildren, Elizabeth, Katharine, William, Olivia, and Sarahbeth, as well as her brother and sister-in-law John and Brenda Flynn and her nieces and nephews. Marie is predeceased by her parents, Mary (Reynolds) and Jack Flynn, and sister, Sarah Bernadette Flynn. Marie was born on May 24, 1931, in Easington, County Durham, England and grew up in London before moving to New York City in 1950 at the young age of nineteen to begin her life with Joe. Marie and Joe went on to raise their daughters in both, Brighton, England and Santa Barbara, California. Marie's life was one of true devotion to her entire family. A memorial mass will be held on Saturday, August 10th at 10:00 a.m. at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, 1170 Shippan Avenue, Stamford, Connecticut.