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BROWN, Joyce Edith

March 31, 1926 – Bellevue, Aberta
January 22, 2019 – Calgary, Alberta

Joyce Brown of Calgary, AB passed away on January 22, 2019 at the age of 92 years.

Joyce was born in Bellevue on March 31, 1926 to Fernley and Winnifred Millett. She attended Calgary Normal School, graduating as a teacher in 1944. Her first teaching position was at the rural community of Mackay, AB. Upon returning to the Crowsnest Pass, she married her soul-mate, Max Brown in August 1949 and together they ran several successful businesses before retiring in Kelowna, BC in 1986. In 2002 Joyce and Max relocated to Calgary. She was active in her community in various capacities, was a past member of the Order of the Eastern Star, and a member of the Crowsnest Pass Choral Society.

Joyce is survived by daughter Marilyn Brown of Calgary; son-in-law Allan Normey of Maple Ridge, BC; and sister Barbara Fish of Calgary. She was predeceased by her husband Max Brown in April 2012; her daughter Myrna Normey in December 2013; and her sister Hazel Greenway in December 2010.

A Private Family Service will be held. Condolences may be forwarded through

The family would like to thank the staff of AgeCare Glenmore for their kind and compassionate care of Joyce over the past eight years.

In living memory of Joyce Brown, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Fish Creek, 14441 Bannister Road S.E., Calgary, AB, T2X 3J3, Telephone: 403-256-9575.

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