elevated 1T8wv 1931 ~ 2019
elevated 1T8wv Funeral Mass
Friday, November 15, 2019 at 10:45 am
elevated 1T8wv Chapel of St. Joseph – Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
elevated 1T8wv Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill, ON, L3T 3Z6
elevated 1T8wv Urn Entombment
Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
8361 Yonge Street, Thornhill, ON, L3T 2C7
elevated 1T8wv Obituary
elevated 1T8wv Joyce Busuttil passed away peacefully on November 7, 2019 surrounded by family. Joyce will be lovingly remembered by her husband Rubin; children Kathie (Doug) Jamieson, Paul (Mary), Jim (Christine) and Michael (Sonia); and grandchildren Joshua, Adam, William and Katerina. She is also survived by her beloved sister Lorna (Bernie) Thornton; brothers Leroy Gardner, Tony (Lina) Gardner, and Blair (Rosie) Gardner; sisters-in-law Jean Gardner, Mary Formosa, and Frances, Nanette and Mary Busuttil. Joyce is predeceased by her parents Osmond and Ruby; brothers James Gardner and Vernet (Angie) Gardner; parents-in-law Vincent and Catherine Busuttil; and brothers- and sisters-in-law Monica Gardner; Joe, Charles, Hilda and Miro Busuttil; Ines (Charles) Tabone; Noemi (Michael) Scicluna; and Lawrence Formosa.
elevated 1T8wv Joyce was born and raised in Seaford Town, Westmoreland, Jamaica before immigrating to Toronto. She devoted much of her life to others, and all who knew her will remember her generosity, kindness, tireless dedication and courage. Even in her final days, Joyce wanted to welcome family and friends to her home and her thoughts remained on the welfare of others. She will be dearly missed.
elevated 1T8wv In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Joyce may be made to the Sunnybrook Foundation at www.sunnybrook.ca/foundation.