Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by love

on the 12th September, 2022.

Aged 97 years

Reunited with her beloved husband Earle.

Adored and loving Mum of

Peter & Judy (dec.), Glenyce, Wendy, Michael & Lavina.

Treasured Grandma of

Kathryn & Cameron, Nicholas and Christopher.

Cherished Grandma Joy

of John and Michael.

Forever Remembered

According to Joy’s wishes a private remembrance will be held

Funeral Notice


According to Joy’s wishes a private remembrance will be held


  1. Dear Peter, Glenyce, Wendy and Michael We are so sorry to hear of Joys passing. You’ll have wonderful memories to keep. Love from Rod and Bev

    Bev Laidlaw October 3, 2022
  2. Fond memories of our times at Merri Street. A very generous and gracious neighbour to the Stevens family. Sending love to a Peter, Glenyce, Wendy and Michael on the passing of your wonderful mum.
    Stan, Maxine and Janis

    Janis McCluskey October 2, 2022
  3. Heartfelt sympathy to Peter and siblings.

    A devoted family to a loving mum.

    Relive the good times, often.

    R.I.P. Mrs Reed.

    Love Joan and David McFadden

    Joan McFadden October 1, 2022
  4. A life well lived – Rest In Peace now Joy. Condolences to all the family – she will be sadly missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her.

    Anne & Ross Anderson October 1, 2022
  5. Joy by name and by nature.

    A wonderful and warm woman at rest now after a lifetime of loving generosity. Her legacy lives on in her children and all who were privileged to know her.

    Vale Joy.

    Patricia and Terry Goss.

    Patricia Goss September 30, 2022
  6. A gentle lady I’ve had the privilege to care for over the years . Always a smile and kind word . Condolences to the family.
    Di ( HMC Nurse)

    Diane Hoffman September 30, 2022
  7. Joy is already sadly missed, and I reckon this applies to ALL who knew her, including of course, her loving and devoted family.
    She was the most selfless person I have ever had the pleasure of meeting.
    Valé dear Joy, you will be remembered for a very long time. Special love in particular to Peter, Glenyce, Wendy & Michael

    John Dean September 30, 2022