BARKER, JOYCE Eileen
August 18, 1931 – August 11, 2015
Joy passed away peacefully in her sleep after a long battle with age related illnesses. Predeceased by her husband Bud. They celebrated 61 years of marriage. Survived by her daughters Shari (Syd), Kimberley (Patrick), three grandchildren Jeff, Sean, Erin, one great grandchild Brody, sisters-in-law Pat & Joyce, brothers-in-law Frank and John and numerous nieces and nephews.
Bud and Joy moved from Manitoba to St. Albert, Alberta where they resided until 1984, then moved to White Rock, BC which became their home for over 31 years. Many happy times were spent with family and friends! Joy did modeling for Eaton`s Winnipeg, also accounting manager in St. Albert. Involved in community work and volunteered her time helping others. A love for music, many different gendres. A good time was had by all at Mom & Dad’s! Joy loved curling, bowling and many a fun card games. Loved RVing. Mom loved to host get togethers with close friends. Joy had a flair for decorating. All eyes were on Joy when she entered a room, she had a style all her own! Joy will now be with Bud, her one true love and sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. Thank you from the bottom of our hearts to the caring staff at Ocean View Seniors Village, White Rock. Also to Julie & Christina at Shoppers Health for looking after our Mom. Private family service to be held. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the SPCA of your choice.