Joyce Golinsky Obituary

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Joyce Golinsky

December 20, 1948 - May 17, 2013
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JOYCE BORNSTEIN GOLINSKY, 64, passed away on May 17, 2013, after a courageous battle with ovarian cancer. She lived in Atlanta for the past 40 years, born and raised in Detroit, Michigan; she was the daughter of the late Edna and Larry Bornstein. She is survived by her devoted husband Billy and her stepdaughter Lauren; her loving sisters Marjorie Bornstein (Sam), Cheryl Simon (Ted), and Janis Segal (Uri); her adored 11 nieces and nephews, 9 great nieces and nephews; and her precious four-legged children, Lucy and Jersey. Joyce was a unique character with a zest and passion for life. She was lovable, loving, and free spirited, and was...
JOYCE BORNSTEIN GOLINSKY, 64, passed away on May 17, 2013, after a courageous battle with ovarian cancer. She lived in Atlanta for the past 40 years, born and raised in Detroit, Michigan; she was the daughter of the late Edna and Larry Bornstein. She is survived by her devoted husband Billy and her stepdaughter Lauren; her loving sisters Marjorie Bornstein (Sam), Cheryl Simon (Ted), and Janis Segal (Uri); her adored 11 nieces and nephews, 9 great nieces and nephews; and her precious four-legged children, Lucy and Jersey. Joyce was a unique character with a zest and passion for life. She was lovable, loving, and free spirited, and was known for her openness, optimism, and zany sense of humor. Joyce earned two degrees, one in teaching and one in art. Among her varied careers, she taught fourth grade as well as art. She was a business woman, who along with her husband Billy, owned and operated a retail business. Joyce was a talented and creative artist, who has shown her work in Sandy Springs and Buckhead with the art group Brushstrokes. She was a member of Song of Atlanta Show Chorus for several years, where she enjoyed singing, performing, and formed many lasting friendships. A lover of animals, especially dogs, she involved herself in finding homes for rescues. Joyce was a fun-loving, wonderful aunt to her nieces and nephews with whom she had special relationships. She will be greatly missed by all those who were fortunate enough to know her. In lieu of flowers, donations in Joyce's honor may be made to Canine Assistants and ovarian cancer research. A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, the 21st of May at two o'clock, guests may visit with family between one o'clock and the hour of service, at H. M. Patterson & Son, Arlington Chapel,173 Allen Road, NE, Sandy Springs, GA 30328; (404) 851-9900. Internment to directly follow the service at Arlington Memorial Park, 201 Mount Vernon Highway, Sandy Springs.

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"I will always have fond recollections of Joyce from our days at Henry Ford High School. Peace." Harry Epstein (New York, NY)

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