Joyce Johnston

Suddenly at the Hartford Retirement Home on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, Joyce Johnston (nee Tysic), formerly of Iroquois, age 91. Beloved wife of the late Lawrence Johnston. Loving mother of Eleanor Lawlor (Chuck) of Iroquois, Linda Sander (Gerry) of Orleans, Laura Shaver (Marc Leroux) of Iroquois and Susan Suffel (Ron) of Iroquois. Survived by her sister Phyllis Klammer. Joyce will be fondly remembered by her grandchildren Jonathan Suffel (Amanda), Shawn Shaver (Amy), Mandy Van Allen (Brandon), Carley Lawlor (Lucas Stitt), Brittney Sander and her great-grandchildren Jackson, Sadie, Taylor, Aubrey, Mack, Ella and Noah. Predeceased by her daughter Claire Anne and her brothers Tom Thompson and Percy Conway. Also survived by her nieces and nephews.

Funeral Arrangements

A private family funeral service will be held. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be gratefully acknowledged by the family. If you are making your donation online or by cheque directly to the charity, please include the following note with your gift “please notify the family”.  Online condolences may be made at

Spruce Haven Cemetery, Brinston

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