Joyce Marie (Grady) McCue, 83, of Roseville, CA passed away on Friday, November 2, 2012 at Sutter Roseville Hospital. Born and raised in Manchester, CT, Joyce was the daughter of the late William E. Grady and Helen M. (Barrett) Grady. Joyce married Allan D. McCue in October of 1954 and they raised five children, Kathleen M. Anson, John D. McCue, James G. McCue, Mary-Beth Bradley and Ellen A. Imai and resided in Bay Shore, Long Island. In 1971, Joyce and Allan and their children moved to San Ramon, CA to enjoy the California sunshine. Joyce Marie was widowed in 2002 and moved to Roseville, CA in 2005 to be closer to family.
Joyce had a sunny disposition and loved life, laughter and talking about her family. She is the beloved grandmother of 8 grandchildren and their spouses, Kendra (Anson) and husband, Taylor Bird, Craig and Jennifer (Block) Anson, Amanda and Dana Bradley, Glenn and Tyler Imai, Nicholas and Krysten McCue. In the past few years, Joyce was also blessed with four great-grandchildren, Emily and Matthew Anson, Isabella Bradley and Sofia Bird. Joyce was proud to have been blessed with two son-in-laws, Dale Anson and Timothy Bradley and a beautiful daughter-in-law, Stephanie (Manabe) McCue.
Joyce is survived by her brother, William Grady and sister-in-law Jean Grady of Washington, NJ, sister, Elaine (Grady) Duff and brother-in-law, Thomas Duff, Sr. of Manchester, CT, brother, Paul Grady and sister-in-law Lois of West Hartford, CT. Joyce was predeceased by her brother, Peter Grady of Manchester, CT.
A Memorial Service and burial will be held Friday, November 9th at 12:30 PM at Lambert Funeral Home, 400 Douglas Blvd., Roseville, CA 95661. A reception will follow at her son John's home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or The Diabetes Foundation. For directions and online condolences, please visit www.lambertfuneralhome.com.