Vernon resident, Ms. Joyce Susan Watkinson, on Monday, October, 21, 2002, at sixty-seven years of age. She will be sadly missed by mother Alberta Watkinson of Vernon, sister Debbie Dye of Vernon, nephew Garrett Dye, niece Courtney Dye and extended family. Predeceased by father Donald in 1974 and brother Wayne in 1937. Joyce was born at Vernon on Wednesday, December 26, 1934, and has been a life long resident of the area. She enjoyed family, flowers, photography and art. A private family remembrance was held. Memorial donations in memory of Joyce may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Cremation and arrangements in the care of Mountain View Funeral Home, Armstrong, 546-8294.