Lieutenant Colonel Thomas Newman Joyce, age 83, of Grand Rapids, passed away on Saturday October 5, 2019 at Raybrook Manor. Tom is survived by his four children, James, Jacqueline, Matthew and Patrick Joyce, four grandchildren, Miles Joyce, Kendall Knudson, Liam and Maeve Joyce, sister Sue Palasek and his brother John Joyce. Tom retired early from Kent Occupational High School and enjoyed sailing and traveling around the world. A private family service will be held. The family suggests memorial contributions be sent to the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans.
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Grand Rapids Home for Veterans
3000 Monroe Ave. N.E., Grand Rapids MI 49505