Joyce Read

1931 ∼ 2018

Joyce Read

Joyce (Bryant) Read, 86, of Mashpee, passed away after a lengthy illness at St. Luke’s Hospital in New Bedford on August 25, 2018. She was the beloved wife of the late Terence Read and mother to the late Leigh T. Read.

Born in England she was evacuated to Wales as a child due to the bombing of war-torn London. She emigrated to the US with her husband in 1959 and lived on Cape Cod from 2000 until her passing. She was a talented seamstress who worked many years in the garment industry and enjoyed making curtains, draperies and clothing for family and friends. Joyce was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother who will be dearly missed by all who loved her.

Joyce is survived by her son Dean Read and wife Joanne of Mashpee, 6 grandchildren, Nicole, Dylan, Taylor, Melissa, Lindsay and Robert Read, 6 great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Services will be private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association at www.alz.org.

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Alzheimer’s Association at www.alz.org.

Joyce Read

1931 ∼ 2018

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