Lois "Joyce" Singley, 86, of Doylestown, PA, passed away on Thursday, July 16, 2020 at Doylestown Hospital in Doylestown, PA.
Born February 26, 1934 in Asbury, NJ, Joyce lived in Tinicum Township, PA for most of her life, before moving to Doylestown in 2018. She graduated from Frenchtown High School. Joyce worked as a secretary at Tinicum Elementary School for over twenty-five years. After retiring, she worked in several shops in Lahaska, PA before purchasing her own business, Glass Masters of The Village, in Peddler's Village, which she owned for fifteen years. Joyce volunteered for the Red Cross Blood Mobile for many years. She was an avid animal lover and was known to take in many stray animals. Joyce loved to travel, especially to Disney World and Block Island. She and her husband Gene took bus tours often. Joyce was very social and enjoyed going out with her friends, especially to the Tea Room in Flemington, NJ.
Daughter of the late James and Carrie (Kitchen) Cooper, Joyce is survived by her son Gene Singley, Jr. and his wife Barbara of Wysox, PA, three daughters, Janet Oswald and her husband Neil of Danielsville, PA, Donna Bivighouse and her husband Scott of Ottsville, PA, and Gaye Singley and her partner Joe Birch of Tinicum Township, PA, her brother Charles Cooper of Holland Township, NJ, her sister Barbara Wilkins of Saxton, PA, her five grandchildren Jesse, Kirsten, Kaitlin, Shauna, and Aaron, her three great-grandchildren Nathan, Caleb, and Cole, and her beloved cat Smokey. Joyce is predeceased by her beloved husband Eugene W. Singley, Sr. in 2010, as well as her brothers Jack Cooper and James Cooper, and sisters Sally Miller and Judy Haare.
A Celebration of Joyce's Life will be announced at a later date. Arrangements are under the care of the Johnson-Walton Funeral Home, 24 Church Road, Milford, NJ.
Memorial contributions may be made to Animals in Distress, PO Box 609, 5075 Limeport Pike, Coopersburg, PA 18036.