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  • "We knew Joyce when we lived in Unionville I mostly saw her..."
    - Olive Tully
  • " George, Sandy and families I am so sorry to hear of your..."
    - gloria campagna
  • "May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of..."
  • "Although I only knew Joyce for such a short time, I found..."
    - Sue Rout
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GRIFFITH, Joyce - Passed away peacefully after a long struggle with cancer on Monday, November 12, 2012 at MACKenzie Health Centre, in her 82nd year. Beloved wife of George for over 50 years. Loving Mom to George and his wife Belma and Sandy and her husband Chris Matys. Warm and loving Nana to Brittany, Jacqueline, David, Connor and Courtney. Will be deeply missed by her sister Joan and husband Ralph Grant and many friends. Special thanks to Ruth and Donna for their many hours of loving care for Joyce. Visitation will be held on Friday, November 16th from 10-11 a.m. at Chapel Ridge Funeral Home, 8911 Woodbine Ave. (4 lights north of Hwy. 7), Markham (905-305-8508). Funeral service at 11 a.m. in the Chapel, followed by a luncheon reception. Private cremation. Thank you to the kind staff at Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook and at MCKenzie Heath Centre. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations in Joyce's memory to these worthy organizations. Online condolences may be expressed at

Published in the Toronto Star on Nov. 14, 2012