It is with great sadness that the family announce the passing of Alexander Joy on Thursday, September 9th, 2021 at the Health Sciences Centre, St. John’s at the age of 73 years.
Anyone who knew Alex will understand what an amazing person he was: spunky, kind, funny, hardworking, that beautiful smile and the twinkle in those blue eyes. He was always there to help anyone who needed it. The most important thing in his life was spending time with his family and good friends. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him.
He leaves to mourn with many loving memories: spouse Gail Fitzpatrick; children: Shane (Alicia) Joy and Mary Joy; stepchildren: David (Shauna), Howard (Stacey), and Robin (Corey); grandchildren: Dakota, Jasmine, Raychel, and Brittany; brothers: David, Clarence (Diana) and Gerry; and sisters: Carmelita (Greg), and Patricia; as well as a large circle of nieces, nephews, extended relatives and friends, especially in the Port au port and Piccadilly area.
Alexander was predeceased by: son Michael; parents Gus and Carmelita Joy; brothers: John and Michael; sisters: Lynn Wiseman and Kathleen Joy; and stepson Zane Fitzpatrick.
A visitation will take place on Wednesday, September 15th at 2:00-4:00 & 7:00-9:00 PM from Our Lady of Fatima Church, Piccadilly. From where the funeral Mass will also take place on Thursday, September 16th at 10:00 AM.
As expression of sympathy, donations in Alex’s memory may be made to the Our Lady of Fatima Parish or to the family.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Alexander Joy March 30 1948 September 09 2021..
Death notice for the town of: Stephenville, Province: T-N