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Joyce McCarthy – Metz Mortuary

    Joyce McCarthy
    Joyce Lynn McCarthy, age 61 of Escondido, Calif., died Tuesday, June 27, 2017 in California. She was born on May 9, 1956 to Harold Royce and Fern L. (Sack) Bellows in York. Joyce was Deputy Board Secretary of the Water District for Lake Elisinore, Calif. On June 25, 2005 Joyce was united in marriage to Ron McCarthy at St. Murrietta, Calif. Joyce was a prayer warrior, and most of all loved and cared for her family and cherished her grandchildren.

    She is survived by her husband, Ronald of Escondido, Calif.; children, Evie Gregor of Escondido, Calif., Bobbi Jo (Aaron) Berry of Colorado Springs, Colo., Gary (Sara) Gregor of Colorado Springs, Colo., Tawney (John) Marlatt of Vista, Calif. and Travis McCarthy of Escondido, Calif. and grandchildren, Sage Gregor and Alina Berry.
    She is also survived by her siblings, Susan (Sam) Wagner of Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif., Kevin (Karen) Bellows of McCool Junction, Deanna Willis of Lake Elisinore, Calif., Dan (Sandra) Browitt of McCool Junction and Gina (Jesse) Godding of Waxahachie, Texas and stepmother Gloria Bellows of York.

    She was preceded in death by her parents and sister-in-law, Kimberly Bellows.

    Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, July 8, 2017 at New Heights Assembly of God with the Reverend Lance Loven officiating. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery, McCool Junction. Memorials may be directed to the family. Visitation will be held from 1 – 8 p.m. on Friday at the mortuary, with family greeting friends from 5-7 p.m. that evening.

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