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1 of 17 | Posted by: Rachel Esposito - Clearwater, FL

“Sorry for ur lost ”
2 of 17 | Posted by: Lisa Simmons snow - Nashua, NH

“So very sorry to hear about joel. Many wonderful memories of joel and marcia on white pine drive. ”
3 of 17 | Posted by: Kimberly Moran - Littleton, MA

“To Mrs Pierce , Jon & all family & friends of Joel,Very Sad to hear of Joel's passing.Thinking of everyone during this difficult time. ”
4 of 17 | Posted by: Arne Fellman - Orleans, MA

5 of 17 | Posted by: DAVID SHERRY - STUART, FL

“Rest in peace Joel. Condolences to the family.. ”
6 of 17 | Posted by: Ben Roscillo - Brooksville, FL

“My thoughts and prayers are with you nicole. May your father rest in peace. ”
7 of 17 | Posted by: Lesa Armstrong - FL

“Rest in peace cuz!!I will miss you ”
8 of 17 | Posted by: Rachel Esposito ( Pierce ) - FL

“So sad to hear about Joel. He and my deceased brother were good friends when they were younger. ”
9 of 17 | Posted by: Anne M - Ellenton, FL

“So sorry for your loss. My condolences to the family. ”
10 of 17 | Posted by: Robert Dion - Floral City, FL

“Dear Jen and Pat, so sorry for your loss. Keeping you in our thoughts and prayers. ”
11 of 17 | Posted by: David & Carolyn Root - RUTLAND, MA

“Jack and I are so saddened to hear of Joel's passing. We will cherish the fun times and memories of some silly times with him. Joel had the best...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Sara Griffin - So Yarmouth, MA

“Dear Stella and family... My heart just breaks for you all, I loved Joel like another son and I can't believe he won't be coming through my back door...Read More »
13 of 17 | Posted by: Anne Sweatt - Littleton, MA

“My thoughts are with the Pierce Family. Joel enriched my childhood, such a fun and nice guy. Felt close to Joel as we had the same cousins; Healy's....Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Maureen McNiff - Keller, TX

“I was saddened to hear of Joel's passing. My heartfelt condolences to all of his family and friends. ”
15 of 17 | Posted by: Joanne Cone - Devens, MA

“May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived. ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Aunt Jean Flight - Wilmington, MA

“Dear Cousin,You will be missed by many who had the pleasure to know you and what a great dad and grandfather you were, with your Unselfishness as an...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: David Flight - wilmington, MA


Joel R. Pierce 57, of Littleton and Townsend has left his earthly home and loved ones behind on October 23, 2015. He was born in Malden, MA on November 6, 1957 son of Stella (Garrett) Pierce of Littleton and the late Elmer R. Pierce. He grew up in Malden, Littleton and Lubec, Maine. He worked in construction for most of his life and later opened an ironwork shop. He loved making custom ironwork and fabrication, motorcycles and working on cars. Most of all, he loved caring for his granddaughter Kailey and helping out and spending time with his mother, Stella Pierce.

Joel is survived by his mother, Stella (Garrett) Pierce of Littleton. Joel has left behind 4 beautiful children from his first marriage to Marcia (Tierney) Pierce: Joseph and Brittney Pierce of Townsend, Adam Pierce of Nashua, Ryan Pierce of Fitchburg, and Nicole Pierce of Dania Beach, FL. He is also the grandfather of Kailey Pierce. Joel is survived by Jon and Kim Pierce of Braintree, Glenn Pierce Ayer, Andrew and Martha Pierce of Ayer, Jennifer and Pat Lyons of Baldwinville, Debra Pierce of Ayer and Cynthia and Troy McNiff of Ayer. Joel is survived by his wife Aimee Umstaddt.

Joel was an organ donor and his legacy will live on through the donations he made to the New England Organ Bank.

In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Loaves and Fishes in Devens, MA or the COPD Foundation

Visiting Hours will be held on Wednesday Oct 28, 2015 from 4-8 pm at the Badger Funeral Home 347 King Street, Littleton, with a Memorial Service on Thursday at 10 a.m. Please see