Joan G. McCoy, 89, passed on peacefully in her sleep on Friday, August 9th, 2019. She is survived by her two daughters, Kim and Karen, her two grandsons, Erik and Liam, her extended family, and her many friends.
Joan was born in Manhattan, New York, on January 17th, 1930, to Joseph and Henrietta Gillette. She was one of five children–a sister to Gwen, Hank, Gloria and Billy. On November 26th, 1959, Joan married her beloved spouse, William McCoy, with whom she shared 50 years of love and life. Joan was a loving mother to Kirk, Kim, and Karen and wonderful grandmother to Erik and Liam.
Joan was an amazingly talented and elegant woman who was truly one of a kind. No one who met Joan could forget her indelible grace and style. She will be dearly missed.