Joyce Rowlands PAIVARINTA

PAIVARINTA, Joyce Rowlands

Passed away quietly and peacefully in her sleep in NGRH Thursday, December 5, 2013. She is survived by her loving husband Arvo Vaino of 43 years; sisters Gladys Rowlands, Nancy Singer and brother Robert Benell; also nieces Carol Yelland and Brenda Malazdrewich and nephew Ronald Singer and Roland Singer; special friends Martha Boden, Maggie Bannister, Elizabeth Forrester, Helena Paivarinta and Sanni Nivilla.

Joyce was a member of The Sons of Norway and the Welsh Society of Nanaimo.

Services will be held Saturday, December 21, 2013 at 2 p.m. in St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Nanaimo, BC. Reverend Fischer officiating. In lieu of flowers donations to the Heart & Stroke and Lung Societies, or the Sons of Norway Foundation, or the Nanaimo Regional General Hospital.

Condolences may be offered at

Telford’s of Nanaimo


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