, Salem, MA

April 15, 2013

Claudette S. Joyce, 75

Danvers, MA — Claudette S. (Bergeron) Joyce died peacefully after a long illness on April 12, 2013, at the Kaplan Family Hospice House surrounded by her family. Born in Waltham, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Simone (Desaulniers) Bergeron. Mrs. Joyce is survived by her husband of 53 years, Albert F. Joyce, her daughter, Diane Renault and her husband, Peter Renault, of Danvers, and her son, Robert Joyce and his wife, Jill Joyce, of Groveland; six grandchildren, Andrew Joyce, Jacob Joyce, Morgan Renault, Lisette Renault, Luc Renault and Owen Renault. She was a good, kind and loving wife, mother and grandmother. She always thought of others before herself, and all were welcomed in her home.

ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends are kindly invited to visitation on Wednesday at St. Richard's Church, Forest St., Danvers from 4 to 7 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday at 9 a.m. in St. Richard's Church. In lieu of flowers, the family request donations may be made to Hospice of the North Shore & Greater Boston, 75 Sylvan St., Danvers, MA, 01923. Visit to leave the family a condolence.