Condolence & Memory Journal


Forever a part of our family, we love you and miss you.

Posted by Nancy Price - Henderson, NV - Family   April 06, 2021

Joyce has left a deep hole in our lives. She was a part of our family through Frank and we embraced her with all our hearts! Joyce was always up for family, fun, fantastic food and of course the love of her life Frank. We will miss you.

Posted by Nancy Price - Henderson, NV - Family   April 06, 2021

Joyce and Frank were such wonderful friends that we met through ZAP, the Zinfandel Advocates and Producers. We had countless great times with them and their many wine-drinking associates. We will sincerely miss them.

Terry and DiAnn Rooney, Lincoln CA, formerly of Santa Rosa

Posted by Terry Rooney - Lincoln, CA - Friend   November 09, 2020

A loving star has died, but will live in our memories always. We shared good wine and food lovingly prepared and directed by Joycie. She was a dear friend who seized life with joy and zest.

Posted by Diane Gould - Berkeley, CA - Friend   November 09, 2020

I'd like to commend the writer of the beautiful obituary, which so well captures Joyce's infectious love of wine, food, and people, and despite having known Joyce since the mid 90's, I learned a few things too! Joyce is of the few true angels with whom I've had the good fortune of crossing paths in life. I'll always remember the walks through her garden before dinner, the water-badminton in the pool, I'll so miss her! - Jack Florence, Jr.

Posted by Jack Florence Jr - Geyserville, CA - Friend   November 01, 2020

Forever we will miss our Lady Joyce. We have many California memories. We have been so fortunate to have become part of our Aunt Joyce's California family. Forever she lives in our hearts.

Posted by Dee Tyndale - Zumbrota, MN - Family   October 31, 2020


Looking at all the photos makes me realize what a void there is now in my life....she was a Lady!

Posted by Kathy Herman - Cloverdale, CA - Friend   October 30, 2020

Chanelling some wildflower identification in Yosemite two weeks ago.

Posted by Mark Lowpensky - San Mateo, CA - Family Friend   October 19, 2020