Robert W. JoyMarch 16, 1949 ~ June 28, 2017 (age 68)
EPSOM – Robert W. Joy “Little Bobby Joy”, 68, passed away on Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at Concord Hospital following a lengthy illness.
Born on March 16, 1949 in Manchester, he was the son of the late Clyde Edwin Joy and Mary (Gibbons) Kirkpatrick.
Following his High School graduation from Pembroke Academy, Robert served his country in the United States Marine Corps. Bobby worked for many years as a custodian at Coe Brown Academy in Northwood before his retirement. He was an avid deer and rabbit hunter. He enjoyed a good yard sale and was a collector of all things but mostly antiques. He will be missed by the love of his life, his dog Sadie.
Besides his parents, Robert was predeceased by his brother, William C. Joy in 1969.
He is survived by his daughter Crystal Joy Pagliarulo and her husband Jonathan of Belmont, his sisters, Cindy Hodgman and her husband Toby of Concord and Shirley Tweedell of CA; nieces, Jade Williams and her husband Christopher, Destiny Conte; great nieces, Julia Williams and Gianna and Alessandra Sallese.
Calling hours will be held on Friday, July 7th from 6 to 8 P.M. at the Still Oaks Funeral and Memorial Home, 1217 Suncook Valley Highway in Epsom. Burial will take place at Pine Grove Cemetery in Manchester on Monday, July 10th at 10:00am. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to either the Breathe New Hampshire, 145 Hollis Street, Unit C, Manchester, NH 03101 or to Pope Memorial SPCA, 94 Silk Farm Road, Concord, NH 03301. To share a memory or offer a condolence, please visit www.stilloaks.com
Pope Memorial SPCA
94 Silk Farm Road, Concord NH 03301
Breathe New Hampshire
145 Hollis Street, Unit C, Manchester NH 03101