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Joyce Aitken

Mount Vernon, Westchester County, New York, USA
Death 21 Jan 2001 (aged 54)
New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York, USA
Burial New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 138132432 · View Source
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Joyce L. Aitken, of New Rochelle, died at Dumont Masonic Home in New Rochelle on January 21, 2001 at the age of fifty-four.

She was born June 11, 1946 in Mount Vernon to Joseph and Daisy (Bromm) Aitken.

She resided in Wassaic State School in Wassaic for many years and then moved to a group home in Millerton, where she lived for twenty-seven years.

She was a very sweet, loving, and caring person. She loved to spool knit.

She worked for the Organization for Retarded Persons and was very efficient.

She is survived by two sisters, Jessie D'Onofrio and her husband, Robert, of Pelham and Barbara Green and her husband, Tom, of Carmel; and two brothers, Joseph Aitken and his wife, Marie, of Springhill, Florida and Thomas Aitken and his wife, Karen, of Wappingers Falls. Also survived by eleven nieces and nephews.

Visiting hours will be held at Pelham Funeral Home, 64 Lincoln Avenue, Pelham, on Thursday from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Catharines Church on Friday at 10:00 a.m.
Interment: Beechwood Cemetery.
Published in The Journal News on January 24, 2001.




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  • Find A Grave Memorial 138132432
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Joyce Aitken (11 Jun 1946–21 Jan 2001), Find A Grave Memorial no. 138132432, citing Beechwoods Cemetery, New Rochelle, Westchester County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Ryan D. Curtis (contributor 46858513) .