Joyce E. Cowley

October 24, 1927 - April 9, 2016

Joyce E. Cowley (Boettger) passed away suddenly, on April 9, 2016, at Picton Memorial Hospital. She was 88 years old. Born in Toronto, Ontario, she was the oldest child of the late Arthur and Mildred (Tucker) Boettger, and older sister to the late Audrey (Boettger) Haslett. Joyce and her beloved husband, John, who pre-deceased her in 2008, built their own home in Prinyers Cove and moved there permanently in 1974. She will be sadly missed by sons, Paul Glazebrook and his wife, Eva (Banas), and Robert Glazebrook and his wife Lorraine (Candy), her six grandchildren, David, Aaron, Neil, Kathleen, Bradley and Philip, and great-grandchildren Abigail, Hana and Jacob. Joyce was active in the annual Picton County Fair and participated in the group, Cressy Crafters. She was an avid knitter and won several First Place ribbons for her knitted creations and for her beautiful paper tole work. She was recognized for her Fair work with a "Lifetime Free Admission Award" in 2009. A graveyard service and burial will take place at Cressy United Church at 11:00 am, Saturday, April 30, 2016. Reverend Audrey Whitney will officiate. Cremation has taken place. Arrangements by Whattam Funeral Home, 33 Main Street, Picton, Ontario. Condolences to www.whattamfuneralhome.com