November 1, 1936 – December 30, 2020
Oakdale- Joyce E. Batchelder, 84, passed away December 30, 2020 at Greentree Manor in Waterford.
She was born November 1, 1936 in Newburyport, MA, the daughter of the late James and Alice (Hill) Crooks.
Joyce was a loving mother and grandmother who especially loved her grandchildren. She loved square dancing and enjoyed attending the Grace Fellowship Church in North Stonington.
She is survived by her sons David Batchelder and his wife Diane of Oakdale, Mark Batchelder and his wife Diane of East Haven, daughter Gail Batchelder of Norwich and Rebecca Batchelder of Pawcatuck, sister Joan Pingree, and by her grandchildren Sarah Batchelder of Cheshire, James Batchelder of Uncasville, Robin Harrington of Westerly, RI and Michael Harrington of Westerly RI, and by several great grandchildren.
Due to Covid 19, services will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Joyce Batchelder’s memory may be made to the Parkinson’s Association.
Please visit www.montvillefuneralhome.com to leave a message of condolence for Joyce’s family.
The Montville Funeral Home of Church and Allen, is assisting with arrangements.