Piarulli, Joyce (Vieira)
Gates: Thursday, September 20, 2018, at age 70. Predeceased by her father and mother, Fred and Helen Vieira; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Jim and Jennie Piarulli. She is survived by her loving husband of 50 years, John C. Piarulli; daughters, Jeanine (Michael) Werth, Jennifer (John) McEntee; grandchildren, Kayla and Donnevan Werth, Ellie and Maiya McEntee; sister, Elsie (Vincent) Piarulli; sisters-in-law and brother-in-law, Shirley Zaccaglino. Carol and Joseph Noto; many nieces and nephews.
Joyce is remembered by all who knew her as “a special woman”. She was proud of the 50 wonderful years she spent married to John, the love of her life. As a mom, Joyce as the biggest supporter of her daughters and was their best friend. She was overjoyed to be “Mimi” and “Grammy” to four beautiful grandchildren she adored. Joyce had a way of making everyone she met feel special, like family. She was known as a “second Mom” to many. Her smile, warmth, and faith will be greatly missed.
Friends may call TUESDAY from 4-8PM at the DiPonzio Funeral Home, Inc., 219 Spencerport Rd., Gates. On Wednesday, September 26, all are invited to attend her Funeral Mass at 10:00AM in Holy Ghost Church, 220 Coldwater Rd. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to Pluta Cancer Center, 125 Red Creek Dr., Rochester, NY 14623 in her memory.
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