Alan Michael Joyce of Sandy Hook, CT; husband of Erica Jones Joyce, died unexpectedly on July 1st, 2013 at Danbury hospital.
He was born in Elmhurst, New York on January 9, 1962 and was the son of Alan and Angela Marsico Joyce of St James, NY. Alan received an undergraduate degree from New York Tech and an MBA from Hofstra University. He was employed at Northrop Grumman Corp for the past 32 years, most recently as an IT Project Manager. Family being his biggest joy, he also loved gardening, baseball with his sons, shopping with his daughters and walking at Fairfield hills with his dog, Hadley. He was an avid New York Yankees fan and a DIY enthusiast.
You touched all of our lives so deeply. We love you, miss you and our hearts will always be with you. Thank you for being such an amazing father, husband, son, brother, uncle and friend.
Dad, you will be with us every step of the way and we will make you proud.
In addition to his wife and parents, he is survived by: his two sons, Michael and Steven Joyce, of Stamford, CT; his daughters, India Butler of Sandy Hook, CT and Annmarie Joyce Bailey and son in law Don and expecting granddaughter Scarlett Grace, of Boston MA; two sisters, Susan Schiro and Janet Joyce; a brother-in-law, Anthony Schiro; and niece and nephews, Jennifer, Anthony, and Steven.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday July 6th at 11:00 am at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church 46 Church Hill Road Sandy Hook. Interment will take place in St. Rose of Lima Cemetery Sandy Hook. Friends may visit Friday July 5th from 4 to 8 PM at the Spadaccino and Leo P. Gallagher & Son Community Funeral Home 315 Monroe Turnpike Monroe. Online condolences may be made by visitingwww.spadaccinofuneralhome.com.