Joyce Marie Sorensen (nee Paquette) of Ryley, AB was born in Bonnyville, AB on March 8, 1942 to Laurette and Clarence Paquette. She passed away peacefully on June 27, 2021 in the Viking Health Centre at the age of 79 years.
Joyce was predeceased by her parents and her brother, Larry. She was also predeceased by her loving husband of 46 years, Ivan, and her two sons, Eddy and Jason. May they be reunited as a family now and forever.
Joyce praised the doctors, nurses and care providers at the Viking Health Centre where Joyce spent her last days. She was grateful for her rural neighbours, friends and close family members.
A celebration of Joyce's life will be held at a later date with Joyce's close family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, and in Joyce's memory memorial donations can be made to the Ryley Community Cemetery C/O the Ryley Village Office or to Mother's Against Drunk Driving MADD www.madd.ca