Joyce C. Foley, 91, of Washington Township, Morris County, NJ passed away peacefully on December 30, 2019 at Heath Village, NJ
Joyce was born on January 23, 1928 in East Orange, NJ to the late Louis and Florence Menner.
Joyce earned her Bachelor's degree in communications from Curry College in East Milton, Massachusetts. She married the love of her life Jeremiah James Foley who passed in 1977. Joyce remained devoted to Jeremiah her entire life, focusing on raising her children. She was employed as a Switchboard operator and receptionist for St. Barnabas Hospital in Livingston, NJ for over 20 years prior to her retirement in 1994. Joyce was a past member of the Senior Citizens Center in Long Valley and Independence Township, NJ She was an avid reader and enjoyed playing Pokino, cards and completing crossword puzzles. Her favorite television show was the price is right. Above all she loved her family. She will be sadly missed.
She is survived by her loving children, son; Douglas Foley and his wife Jolene, daughters; Lisa Armstrong and her husband Paul and Marta Dunn. Cherished grandchildren; Kelly and Jeffrey Armstrong; Douglas, Patrick and Shannon Foley; Meghan and Jack Dunn and Deidre Walz and her husband Ty; a great-grandchild; Wesson Stevens
A Memorial Service celebrating Joyce's life will be held on Saturday, January 25, 2020 at 11:00 A.M at the First Presbyterian Church, 40 Church Street, Washington, NJ 07882
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Joyce's name to the Alzheimer's Association, Greater New Jersey Chapter, 400 Morris Ave Suite 251, Denville, NJ 07834-1365, www.charityadvantage.com/alznj
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Maguire-Scala Memorial Home.