Passed away peacefully with family by her side on December 11, 2012 at 57 years of age. Beloved wife of David with whom she celebrated 38 years of marriage. Daughter of the late James and Bernadette Deslippe. Loving mother of Michael Coulter (Sherry), Melissa Coulter (Sebastien), and Michelle Coulter. Treasured grandmother of Zachary, Ian, Kayden, Kenneth, Isabelle and Abigail (on the way). Sister of Bonnie and Claire Hamelin, Brenda and Paul Beneteau, Richard and Janice Deslippe, William Deslippe, Donald Deslippe, Connie Deslippe (Wayne Pouget). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Joyce was a school bus driver and trainer for Laidlaw. Joyce is resting at the Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd. 128 Talbot St. North, Essex (519-776-7378) on Friday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be conducted from the funeral home on Saturday at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Donations may be made to the Windsor Regional Cancer Centre. You may send your condolences online at

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