Joyce F. Gagne
April 21, 1936 – June 7, 2021
Joyce F. (Allen) Gagne, 85 of Berkley passed away Monday, June 7, 2021 at the Tremont Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was the wife of Albert J. Gagne.
Born in Fall River, a daughter of the late John F. Allen Sr. and Vivian V. (Fairhurst) Allen, she was a longtime resident of Assonet, later moving to Berkley. Joyce was a graduate of B.M.C. Durfee High School, class of 1953.
Joyce loved her family dearly, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was the glue that kept it all together. The home was always filled with laughter and family gatherings. She was an avid gardener, enjoyed reading, knitting, cooking and baking. She also loved to travel with her beloved Albert, always spontaneous and never with a destination in mind.
In addition to her husband Albert, she is survived by her children JoAnn Pereira and her husband Louis of Assonet, David Gagne and his wife Lorrie-Ann of Assonet and James Gagne of Berkley; five grandchildren, Matthew, Ashley, Nicholas, Zachary and Kaitlyn; two great-grandchildren, Luke and Max; and many nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late John and Dean Allen.
A Funeral Service will be held at 10:00AM on Thursday, June 17, 2021, at the United Church of Assonet; 9 N Main St, Assonet, MA 02702. In lieu of flowers, please send donations in Joyce’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Association: Alzheimer's Association National Capital Area Chapter, 8180 Greensboro Drive, Suite 400, McLean, VA 22102. To leave a note of condolence: www.waring-sullivan.com
United Church of Assonet