BARNES, Joyce Marie, beloved wife of Ron Barnes of Vulcan passed away suddenly near Vulcan, Alberta at the age of 63 years.
Joyce was born in Empress, AB in 1948 to Frank and Margaret Marshall. Joyce and Ron were married in 1967 in Medicine Hat. In 1968, they moved to the Family farm and started their family.
Joyce is survived by her beloved husband Ronald (Ron) Barnes of Vulcan, Alberta, her son Jim (Leigh-Anna) Barnes of Calgary, Alberta,their children Conor, Hunter and Louis, her daughter Rhonda (Darcy) Dugdale of Vulcan, and their children Graham, Owen, Elizabeth and Weston.
She is also survived by her brothers Allan (Sandra) Marshall of Leader, Saskatchewan, Rody (Darlene) Marshall of Medicine Hat and Brendan (Laurel) Marshall of Sherwood Park, Alberta, along with numerous nieces, nephews and many family members. Joyce is predeceased by her parents Margaret and Frank Marshall.
Joyce loved being a grandma and to have her family around her. She was an avid golfer, enjoyed camping and she liked to play darts in the winter at the Legion.
She will be sadly missed by all that knew her.
Memorial service Saturday, October 1, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at the Vulcan Cultural Recreation Center, 504 - 4 Street South, with Rev. Sue MacDonald and Father Ed Hospet officiating.
In lieu of flowers tributes in Joyce’s memory can be made to Vulcan Victim Services at Box 776, Vulcan, AB T0L 2B0 or Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada (Calgary & Area Chapter) at #150, 110 Quarry Park Blvd SE, Calgary, AB T2C 3G3.
Arrangements in care of Vulcan Funeral Home Directors. Telephone 403-485-2633. To e-mail condolences, please visit www.vulcanfuneralhome.ca.