Obituary of Joyce M. Corbett
Joyce Morrison Corbett, 74, passed away peacefully on December 5, surrounded in love. She was born in Syracuse to the late Emerson E. and Virginia L. (Moore) Morrison; and was a lifelong resident of the Valley. After graduating from Onondaga Valley Academy in 1964, she earned a degree from Central City Business Institute.
In 1973 she married the late Perry J. Corbett, and they began a family together. Joyce worked for Nationwide Insurance Company for over 30 years, until 2000, and later retired. Joyce was an avid reader, and enjoyed knitting, crocheting, and needlepoint. Spending time with her family and grandchildren were important to her.
She is survived by: her beloved daughter, Amy (Andrew Thomas) Corbett; grandson, Perry Coy; granddaughter, Kaitlynn Thomas; sisters, Diana La Mondia and Sally Crouse; brothers-in-law, Kevin, Thomas (Lisa), and Timothy (Sheila) Corbett- all of Syracuse, NY; several nieces; nephews; cousins; and friends.
Calling hours will be held on Thursday, December 10 from 5 pm to 7 pm, at Ballweg and Lunsford Funeral Home, Syracuse. A funeral service will be held on Friday, December 11 at 1 pm; with burial to follow at Onondaga Valley Cemetery. Online condolences for Joyce’s family may be left on the funeral home website.To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Joyce Corbett, please visit Tribute Store