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Obituaries

JOYCE M PASTRE

August 24, 1938 - May 7, 2020

Joyce will have a private memorial at her daughter Shari’s home and placement with her daughter Shellie and mother at Oaklawn Cemetery, 4801 San Jose Blvd, Jacksonville, Florida.

Joyce Mary Pastre, age 81, from Jacksonville, Florida passed away peacefully on May 7, 2020, after receiving loving farewells from her family and a longtime friend.  She said it was time for her to go.  She was born in Thompson-Grosvenordale, Connecticut on August 24, 1938 to Mary Anne Priscilla Alexina Phaneuf and Walter Szugda.  She was adopted at age five by Priscilla Phaneuf Redwine and Carl Redwine.  At age 10 she moved to Florida.  She is preceded in death by her youngest daughter Shellie Leigh Pastre and her mother Priscilla M. White.  Joyce is survived by her daughter Shari L. Pastre Baldwin and grandchildren Mitchell Baldwin and Rebecca Baldwin.

Joyce graduated from Andrew Jackson High School and attended Jacksonville University.  She was a homemaker turned career woman.  Joyce worked in banking and telecommunications offices for Bell South and retired from AT&T.

Joyce loved cats, yes crazy loved cats, since her teenage years.  She was a long standing member on The International Cat Association and founding member and President of Florida Sun Cats for over 30 years.