The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

October 10, 2012

Joyce J. Wright Pursell, 55, Virginia Beach, Va.


The Daily Item

— VIRGINIA BEACH , Va. — Joyce J. Wright Pursell, 55, passed away peacefully at her home in Virginia Beach on Sunday, Sept. 30, 2012.

She was born in La Jolla, Calif., the daughter of Joan Robles and the late Kenneth Jake Wright.

Joyce attended Williamsport High School and graduated from Selinsgrove High School, Selinsgrove, Pa.

Joyce will be remembered for her tenacious love for her work and life. She was the epitome of strength and courage during her time of illness.

She is survived by her husband, Don, and her mother, Joan Robles.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in the James C. Maneval Funeral Home Ltd., “A Life Celebration Home,” 500 W. Fourth St., Williamsport, Pa., with the Rev. Louis Gatti officiating.