The family announces with great sorrow her passing in Sudbury on Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 at the age of 52 years. Daughter of Mitch and Lorraine (née Paquette) Megesi.  Beloved wife of Gérard Joseph Paquette of Azilda.  Loving mother of Shannon Bolger (Michael) and Daniel (fiancé Natalie) both of Azilda.  Joyce lived for her grandchildren Damien, Danikah, Hailey and Hayden.  Dear sister to Judith Megesi (Don) of Cartier, Elizabeth McBride (Richard) of Sudbury,  Dale Romain (Claude) of Iroquois Falls and Lorrie-Ann Megesi (Joe) of Sturgeon Falls. Predeceased by her brother Daniel Megesi (Marion of Oshawa). Joyce also leaves behind many relatives and friends.  Joyce will be remembered as having been a registered nurse serving in the Sudbury area and loving the outdoors.  The family will receive friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 4691, R.R.15, Chelmsford on Sunday, July 29th, 2012 from 2-5 and 7-9:30 p.m. A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Monday at Ste-Agnès Church in Azilda at 11 a.m.  Donations (by cheque only) to the Kidney Foundation of Canada or the Sudbury Regional Hospital Dialysis Unit would be greatly appreciated.

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