• JOYCE BLANEY FERSTLER
    April 15, 2019
    Joyce Blaney Ferstler 76 of Chittenango passed away Monday, April 15th 2019 at her home; after a heroic battle with brain cancer. We could write a million pages and it would never be enough to honor this remarkable woman. Joyce was loved by everyone she came in contact with. She loved with all her heart and cherished her wonderful family. Joyce retired in 2000; after 34 years as a school bus driver for the East Syracuse Minoa CSD. Joyce was a woman who did it all. She was a great athlete; playing softball into her seventies, bowling on a league with Brenda for fifty years, coached many kids in the Sullivan Community and loved watching SU sports. Joyce spent every weekend at her camp on Panther Lake making memories with all her family living in The Cove. She was so proud of her family. Joyce was pre-deceased by her husband, Warren. Joyce is survived by; Brenda Garlock her forever friend, two daughters Julie (Larry) Horn, MaryEllen (Larry) Dineen, one son Peter (Joan) Ferstler. She was Gram to seven amazing grandchildren, Loree, Heather, Joycelynn, Peter (PJ), Kelsey, Meaghan, and one great granddaughter Alaina (her baby girl), a brother Carl (Linda) Blaney and two 100 plus aunts Marion and Louise.  Calling hours will be 4-7 pm Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at the G.F. Zimmer Funeral Home, 702 Legion Drive in Chittenango. Funeral services will be private.
    In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Hospice of CNY and Chittenango Fire Department.
                                                  G.F. ZIMMER F.H.
                                         CHITTENANGO 315-687-3366

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    We are sorry to here of Joyce's passing. She was a wonderful lady and wonderful neighbor to us growing up on Jay St. We will keep all of you in our thoughts and prayers. Shelley Angle and family

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    My greatest sympathies goes out to the family during this difficult time. I am so sorry for your loss. May you find great comfort in one another as well as in God's promises for the future. Revelation 21:4

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