Bellingham Janice (Joyce) Brown, 59, of Bellingham, died Friday, Nov. 13, 2009 at home. She was the wife of Donald V. Brown.
A resident of Bellingham for 40 years, Mrs. Brown was employed at Milford Manufacturing in Milford for many years and also worked in the Deli Department at BJs in Franklin.
Mrs. Brown was born Nov. 30, 1949 in Natick the daughter of Herbert Joyce of Millis and the late Jean (Lipsett) Joyce. She was raised in Millis and was a graduate of Millis High School.
Janice was a devoted grandmother and loved spending time with her grandchildren.
In addition to her husband of 40 years and her father, she is survived by two daughters; Kimberly J. DiChiara of Mendon and Cynthia A. McMaster of Bellingham, her brothers and sisters; Donna Blahgeard of Medway, Herbert Joyce Jr. of Milford, Robert Joyce and Beth Joyce, both of Millis, Jean Joyce of Norfolk and Kenneth Joyce of Millis, 4 grandchildren; Keenan DiChiara, Katerina DiChiara, James McMaster, Timothy McMaster and many nieces and nephews. She was pre-deceased by 2 brothers; Bruce Joyce and John Joyce.
Funeral services will be Wed. Nov. 18, 2009 at 11 AM in the BUMA-SARGEANT FUNERAL HOME, 42 Congress St., Milford, MA 01757. www.bumafuneralhome.com
Visiting hours will be on Tues. Nov. 17, 2009 from 6-8 PM in the funeral home.
Burial will follow in Union Cemetery, Route 140, Bellingham.