Christopher Joyce, a resident of Yonkers and native of Westport, Co. Mayo, Ireland, passed away on July 31, 2017 at the age of 78. He proudly served his country in the US Army.
Chris was the loving husband of Mary "Maureen" (nee Geraghty). Dear father of Bernadette Gormally and Christopher (Maria) Joyce. He was the cherished grandfather of Patrick, Aislinn, Sinead, Fiona, Orla and Clodagh Gormally and Shane & Christopher Joyce. He is survived by his sister, Mary Boyce, as well as 1 sister in law and 2 brothers in law. Chris leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives to cherish his memory.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Chris' name to the American Heart Association - www.heart.org (please use the tab on the column on the left of your screen) Funeral Mass Thursday, 11 AM at St. John the Baptist Church with interment to follow at St. Mary's Cemetery (Yonkers). The family will be present on Wednesday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM at F. Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. - 732 Yonkers Avenue - Yonkers, NY 10704.
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle and Andrew Ruggiero. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family