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Ann T. (Connolly) Joyce
  • Memorial donations may be made to the Good Shepherd Community Hospice, 90 Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459.

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“I was a 6th grade student of Mrs. Joyce. I fondly remember her as a wonderful person and teacher. She had a profound influence in preparing me for...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Fred Pizzi - Belmont, MA

“I remember Ms Joyce. She was my brother Bobby's last teacher before he passed away. She was so kind and thoughtful through out my brother's illness...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Karen Diller Flowers - SC

“I will never forget Mrs. Joyce as my 6th grade teacher at the Butler School. Very few of my teachers made as big an impression on me as she did. She...Read More »
3 of 12 | Posted by: Tom Chuda - Sandwich, MA

“Mrs. Joyce was my 6th grade teacher at the Daniel Butler School more years ago than I like to remember. I learned more from her than I ever could...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Russ Bonanno - Springfield, IL

“Just a few days ago, I was with a dear childhood friend of mine, Stephen Fabiano. I said to Stephen, "How would you like to go visit our ol' 6th...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: Evagrio "Vag" Mosca - Lunenburg, MA

“I worked with Ann at the Butler School and became friends with her during that time. Our friendship continued after she moved to the Middle School...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Martha Trask - Westwood, MA

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7 of 12 | Posted by: michelle plakas-kaiser

“I am so sorry for the loss of Mrs. Joyce. She will be greatly missed. It is so sad to lose a dear loved one. May the God of all comfort be with you...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Alyssa

“I remember Auntie Ann fondly. She was always so reserved, but very welcoming. There are pictures I have of a family reunion/barbecue at her house....Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Theresa Joyce Sullo - Albuquerque, NM

“My favorite memory of Aunt Ann was at my mom's house after Grandmother's Joyce's funeral. It involved Aunt Ann, my Aunt Josie, and Uncle Charlie and...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Mary Anne Conboy - North Falmouth, MA

“Rest in Peace, Ann. Your many years of friendship to my family will always be remembered. ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Barbara Domings - Lexington, MA

“You were always a very good friend to my family. We will miss your smile. May you rest in peace, Ann. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Barbara Domings - Lexington, MA

Waltham - Mrs. Ann T. (Connolly) Joyce, of Waltham, died Tuesday, March 31, 2015 in her home. She was 89.

Ann was born in Woburn, a daughter of the late John M. and Mary J. (Kelly) Connolly, and had been a longtime Waltham resident. She was a graduate of Saint Charles High School in Woburn and earned a degree at Emmanuel College. She went on to further her education at Lesley College.

Until her retirement she worked as an elementary school teacher in Belmont where she taught for thirty years.

The wife of the late Thomas F. Joyce, Jr., she leaves her sisters, Rita Duran of Woburn, Louise Viles of Dedham, and Sister Mary Michael Connolly, SND of Ipswich; her dear friends, Kerry and Brian Hughes and many nieces and nephews.

Ann was also a sister of the late Mary Mahoney.

Family and friends will honor and remember Ann's life by gathering to visit on Monday, April 6th, at 10 a.m. in The Joyce Funeral Home, 245 Main Street (Rte. 20), Waltham before leaving in procession to Our Lady Comforter of the Afflicted Church, 880 Trapelo Road, Waltham, where her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Winchester.

Memorial donations may be made to Good Shepherd Community Hospice, 90 Wells Avenue, Newton, MA 02459.

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