Joan M. MoreyDecember 26,2012Joan M. Morey
PAWLET — Joan Marie Morey died Dec. 23, 2012.
She was born April 28, 1942, in Danby, the daughter of Francis “Barney” and Marion (Corey) Gould.
She enjoyed playing cards, especially Pitch and Rummy. She also enjoyed occasional trips to Foxwoods and Saratoga.
She worked for many years as a home health aide.
She married Richard Morey on Nov. 29, 1969.
She enjoyed children and cooking, and Christmas was one of her favorite holidays. She also enjoyed going to tag sales.
Survivors include her husband, Richard Morey; a son, Kevin Macheski of West Pawlet; a brother, Peter Gould of Pawlet; two sisters, Donna Sargent of Pawlet and Patricia Patch of Danby; 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; and the father of her children, Joseph Macheski.
She was predeceased by three children, Jeffrey, Jacqueline and Jody Macheski; her parents; and two brothers, Benjamin and Francis “Gus” Gould Jr.
A funeral service will be held Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, at 1 p.m. at the Robert M. King Funeral Home, 23 Church St., Granville, N.Y.
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