Joyce Ann Hey

November 13, 2023
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Naples- Joyce Ann Hey, age 77, passed away on Monday, November 13, 2023 at home, surrounded by family.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, November 17 at 1 p.m. at the Kenneth J. Perkins Funeral Home of Gorham. Burial will be in Shuman Cemetery.

Family and Friends are invited to a celebration of Joyce’s life on Friday, November 17, from 5-8 p.m. at the Rushville Fire Hall.

Memorial Contributions in Joyce’s name can be made to Golisano Children’s Hospital, 300 East River Road, P.O. Box 278996, Rochester, NY 14627.

Joyce was born on June 10, 1946 a daughter of the late James and Lucille Guthrie Wesson. She was a member of the Penn Yan American Legion, Penn Yan Moose Club, Penn Yan Elks Club and the Murrells Inlet, SC, VFW. Joyce loved going to the Beach and going on Motorcycle trips with her husband, Ron. She loved her family and friends and  loved spending time with her grandchildren.

Joyce is survived by her husband, Ronald M. Hey; three daughters, Tessa (Todd) Conaway, Cassie (Chris) Ryder and Leanne (Jamaa) Coleman; nine grandchildren, Brie Ann (John Ennis) Crooks, Austin Blake (Chelsi) Conaway, Sean Todd Conaway, Tucker Deane Ryder, June Cydel Ryder, Jamaa De’Andre Coleman, De’Shana Alexis Coleman, As’lee Lucille Coleman and Adler Ford Coleman; two great-grandchildren, Blake and Mia; one brother, Calvin Wesson; sister-in-law, Christine Mize as well as many nieces and nephews.

Joyce was predeceased by her parents and one brother, Harlen Wesson.

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Funeral Service

Kenneth J. Perkins Funeral Home

Friday, November 17, 2023
1:00 PM
Kenneth J Perkins Funeral Home
Main Street, Gorham
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Celebration of Life

Rushville Fire Hall

Friday, November 17, 2023
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Rushville Hose Company
Railroad Ave, Rushville
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Annette Green Hoban from Penn Yan NY on Nov. 15, 2023

To Ron. I’m so sorry for the loss of your beautiful wife. I’m glad I got to meet her and see you at the Elks earlier this year. My deep condolences to you, your children and families. So very, very sorry

Kryste Webb from Lexington south carolina on Nov. 15, 2023

We love you so much Mama Joyce, you will be forever in our hearts! So many wonderful memories together. Together Forever and Always- DK Webb

Allen & Mary Burnett from 1246 Phelps Rd., Potter NY 14507 on Nov. 15, 2023

Brother and Fam.........We Love You ALL.
Joycey was all that and a bag of chips.........God's Speed Angel.
Love & Respect ALWAYS to Our Potter Family.......SOOOOOO sorry Ron.
Cya Friday

Jay Stryker from Kearney, MO on Nov. 16, 2023

Ron, I’m so sorry for this. Prayers.

Gary Maurer from Lodi, California on Nov. 16, 2023

Dear Ron and family; we are so sorry for your loss.
Your cousin, Gary Maurer (son of Eleanor Hey Maurer)

Cindy Jihnson from Stanley, NY on Nov. 16, 2023

I’m so sorry for your loss. She was a beautiful woman inside and out.

Mike and Lari Kommer from Palmyra on Nov. 16, 2023

God bless the Hey family

Edna McKay from Walworth Ny on Nov. 16, 2023

I'm so sorry to hear of her passing. What a wonderful light in this world. My thoughts and prayers are with the family .

Brenda Jones from Canandaigua, NY on Nov. 16, 2023

Just loved this women R.I.P Joyce. I have many fond memories of our riding days. You will always be in my heart. My thoughts and prayers are with the family, whom I also hold close to my heart.

John and Linda Frasca from Canandaigua, NY on Nov. 16, 2023

Dear Ron and Family -
We are deeply sorry to hear of Joyce passing away. You have our deepest sympathies on your loss. We pray the lord gives you peace and comfort, especially with all the beautiful memories you have of her.
Thinking of you all,
John and Linda Frasca

Danielle Frasca-Boyd from Canandaigua, NY on Nov. 17, 2023

I am so saddened to hear of her passing. She left me with so many fond memories during my youth, as I am sure she did with many others. My thoughts and prayers are with the family during such a difficult time.

Terry Jensen from Cape Coral, Florida on Nov. 17, 2023

"Ron, We're so sorry for your loss! Prayers and thoughts to you and your family"

Blas Ramirez from Geneva on Nov. 17, 2023

"May she rest in the hands of God!"

George/Bonnie Conaway from Campbell, N Y. on Nov. 18, 2023

Ron and Family.......Know that Joyce is in God's loving arms and in eternal peace. May your memories bring you much comfort in the days ahead.

Sharon Callery from Canandaigua NY on Nov. 18, 2023

So sorry for your loss. Sweet lady and she will be missed.

Diana McKee from VICTOR on Nov. 18, 2023

Ron & family
I am so very sorry for the loss of this special person in your life. The fun times in Potter are great memories for me.

Sherry Knapp from Penn Yan, NY on Dec. 11, 2023

Ron and family, I am so sorry to hear about Joyce. Please know you are in my prayers

Gretchen Hoekelman from Canandaigua on Dec. 16, 2023

At CNB, Joyce was a lifesaver to me when I fell behind on my mortgage payments in 2009. She had great empathy towards me. She patiently taught me about how to do finances and survive! I am sorry she has passed away. She will be missed!

Jim Potter from Wilson,NC on Dec. 17, 2023

To Ron and family, I am deeply sorry to hear of Joyce's passing. My sincerest condolences and pray your memories of the good years and smiles will aid you through these tough times brother....

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