OSWEGO, NY – Joyce M. Vickery, 81, a resident of Sunrise Drive, passed away on Saturday morning June 8, 2013, at her home with her family by her side.
Born in Auburn, she was the daughter of late Charles and Elsie (Sayles) Pitcher and had attended Oswego schools.
Joyce was a waitress in the Oswego area for many years.
She was an avid bingo player and enjoyed watching the Yankees and spending time with her family.
Surviving are her three daughters, Terry (Santo) Pagano, Sandi Vickery, JoRae (Gary) Konu and two sons, Bernard (Julie) Coe and Craig (Mary) Coe all of Oswego; two sisters, Bonnie (Ken) Davis of Texas and Charlene Ravas of Oswego; three brothers, Ronald Pitcher of North Carolina, Charles (Barb) Pitcher of South Carolina and Bert Pitcher of Oswego; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband, Raymond Vickery, in 2002; and her brother, Robert Pitcher, in 1992.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday at 11 a.m. from the Dowdle Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Oswego Town Rural Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home on Tuesday from 4-7 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Oswego County Hospice, PO Box 102, Oswego N.Y.13126