Mary Jane Joyce (nee Rodrigo)
Born April 13, 1962 in Kitimat BC, passed away peacefully November 21, 2008 at VGH surrounded by her family.
Mary Jane will be dearly missed by her loving husband James and her son Alexander.
She is survived by her parents Bev and Fred Rodrigo, her sisters Nancy, Brenda and Cheryl Lynn, brothers-in-law Randy and Robert, her nephews and niece Jason, Tyler, Dawson, Katelyn, and Martin, and a large family of aunts, uncles and cousins. Mary Jane will also be missed by her cousins-in-law Colleen Bowen-Beaddie and Gail Brown, friends Janice Turner, Dan Maceluch, Peter and Susan Clayton-Caroll, Carol Jones and family, David Wheatley and the Simms family, as well as her colleagues at ParkLane Homes.
Mary Jane was a long-time volunteer with the Vancouver Thunderbirds and the Dunbar Little League, and was a great lover of vacations to sunny places. She will be remembered for her wonderful smile and generous spirit.
We would like to thank all the wonderful staff at the VGH Palliative Care Unit and the staff of Pacific Spirit and Health, with special thanks to Dr. Wendy Yeomans.
At Mary Jane’s request there will be no service. In lieu of flowers a donation to the BC Cancer Agency would be appreciated, phone 604-877-6040.