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Joyce A. Cooper 02/04/2017

TAUNTON – Joyce A. Cooper, 83, passed away early Saturday, February 4, 2017 at Marion Manor in Taunton surrounded by her loving family.  She was wife of the late David W. Cooper for 39 years before his death in 1991.

Born May 10, 1933 in Attleboro, she was a daughter of the late Charles Lloyd and Evelyn (Hennessey) Collins.

Joyce was a lifelong resident of North Attleboro before moving to Taunton in 2013.  She was a 1950 graduate of North Attleboro High School.

She worked several years at C.J. Ferrara in North Attleboro and later in the Roosevelt Avenue School cafeteria before retiring from Minisystems in North Attleboro in 1997 after 20 years there.

For many years she spent Octobers at her time-share in Florida and also loved vacationing in Dennis Port on Cape Cod.  Above all else she enjoyed spending time with her family, particularly around her pool on Metcalf Road.

She is survived by six daughters: Sue-Ann Kirylo of Rehoboth, Cindy Jo Knisely of Boxford, Christie Wenhold of Somerset, Shelley D. Cooper of South Carolina, Stephanie Gray and husband Douglas of South Carolina and Renee Shepard of Pawtucket, RI;

8 grandchildren: Jessica Kirylo, Carrie Kirylo, Jamie Yedlin, Jack Knisely, Cassie Wenhold, Joe Wenhold, Calista Gray and Cady Gray; a great-granddaughter Sofia Kirylo;

And a brother William Collins of North Attleboro.  She was sister of the late Charles Collins.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated in Grace Episcopal Church, 104 North Washington Street, North Attleboro on Wednesday, February 8 at 11 a.m. followed by burial at Plainville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Marion Manor Activities Fund, 33 Summer Street, Taunton, MA 02780.



#6 Christie 2017-02-11 05:08
Miss you so much. The only thing that makes me feel better is that you are with Dad!
#5 Ginny Bedard Dolan 2017-02-09 02:21
Dear Cooper Family - It was with great sadness that I heard of "Mrs. Cooper's"...you r mom's passing. The fond memories of fun with the Cooper girls & family are endless. May all your hearts be eased by pleasant memories, thoughts of all the belly laughs shared, and love of a wonderful family.
With much love, Ginny & Family and the Bedard Family
#4 The tuçkers 2017-02-08 00:42
Please know that we are thinking of you and and praying that you find peace in the memories you share..Till we meet again dear Joyce rest in peace and enjoy your journey love, the Tuckers
#3 Meyer Family 2017-02-07 22:51
Dear, Sue-Ann, Cindy, Christie, Shelly, Stephanie and Renee, extending heartfelt sympathy to you and all your family during this difficult time.
Love Bo, Wendy, Meaghan and Myranda
#2 Kim Austin Alanah 2017-02-07 21:53
Our deepest sympathy. You are all in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
#1 Mary Lou Jelinek 2017-02-07 17:34
So sorry for the loss of your Mom, and it is so great you all have each other as well as so many great memories, may they bring you comfort and peace..


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