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Joyce Duprey 04/26/2020

Joyce A. Duprey

NORTH ATTLEBORO - Joyce A. Duprey, 77, died Sunday, April 26, 2020 at Madonna Manor Nursing Home in North Attleboro.  She was formerly of Woodland Avenue in Seekonk.  

She is survived by her husband, Arthur Duprey of Rumford, RI.

Joyce was born August 23, 1942 in Owensboro, KY and was a daughter of the late Mae Oda Fife and Lawrence Coomes both formerly of Owensboro.

Joyce was employed as a Trust Fund Manager at Fleet Bank during her professional life and later at CVS Health as a Pharmacy Technician until her retirement.

An avid gardener, she took great joy in her many gardens but her greatest passion was her grandchildren.  Joyce was the beloved mother of Monica Yidiaris (huband, Christopher Ducey), Sandra Spavold (husband, John Spavold).  She is also survived by her three grandchildren: Miranda Yidiaris, Danielle Spavold and Ryan Spavold, as well as one great-grandchild, Hunter Yidiaris.

Memorial contributions in Joyce's memory may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 245 Waterman Street, Suite 306, Providence, RI 02906.