Joyce A. FitzGerald passed peacefully surrounded by loving family on Sept. 11, 2013, at age 72.

Joyce A. FitzGerald passed peacefully surrounded by loving family on Sept. 11, 2013, at age 72.

Family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sept. 21 at New Comer Funeral Home, 6 Empire Blvd., Rochester, followed by a prayer service at 4 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association or Mercy Flight.

Joyce is survived by her husband, Robert; children, Thomas, Robert (Carol) and Laurie (Patrick) Tellier; grandchildren, Derek and Robert FitzGerald and Joshua and Ryan Tellier; siblings, Joan (John) Calabucci, Thomas (Sharolyn) O’Brien and Katherine (Gary) Costigan; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Margaret O’Brien; and brother, James O’Brien.

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