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It is with broken hearts that the family of the late JOYCE BAKER of Bay L’Argent announces her passing.  Joyce passed away at the Burin peninsula Health care Center in Burin on April 23rd, 2019 at the age of 83.  Leaving to mourn with a lifetime of wonderful memories are her husband Absalom of 65 years; sons, David (Rose) of Nova Scotia, Geoffrey (Pauline) of Labrador City, Brian (Christina) of Bay L’Argent, Alfred (Rhonda) of bay L’Argent, Ford (Ann) of New Brunswick, Shawn of Bay L’Argent, and Conrad (Natasha) of Alberta; daughters, Gloria Sheppard (Kevin) of nova Scotia, Debbie Connors (Bob) of Nova Scotia, and Rita Hynes of Nova Scotia; 22 grandchildren, and 30 great-grandchildren; sister, Rita Simms of Gander;  plus a large circle of extended family and friends.  Joyce was predeceased by her parents Alfred & Elizabeth Hardy, her brother Waldren Hardy and son-in-law Ron Hynes.

As per Joyce’s wishes, cremation will take place   

Funeral Service will take place at St. Hilda’s Anglican Church in Bay L’Argent on Saturday, April 27th at 2:00 pm, Eology will take place at 1:45 before the service


 In lieu of flowers donations may be made the The Janeway.


Funeral arrangements entrusted to the care of Wiseman’s Funeral Homes – Marystown.
“Our Family Serving Your Family”

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Service Date
Saturday, April 27, 2019
Service Time
2:00 p.m.
Service Location
St. Hilda's Anglican Church, Bay L'Argent

Burial Date

Requested Charity
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to The Janeway Children's Hospital