Jocelyn Marie (Joy) Lyons

21 May 1926 - 03 May 2022

(Formerly Jarrett), (Nee Manning).          95 years

Passed away peacefully at Atawhai on 3 May 2022. Loved wife of Taffy Lyons (deceased) and Harley Jarrett (deceased). Loving mother to Maria, Christopher, Victoria, Pauline, Mark, Linda, Richard and loving mother-in-law to Flavio, Peter, Richard, and Vicki-Jane. Much loved Grandmother to 11, Great Grandmother to 9, (with 2 more coming soon).    

A Requiem Mass was celebrated at St Mary’s Catholic Church, Osier Road, Greenmeadows, Napier at 11:00 am on Monday 9 May 2022 followed by interment at Wharerangi Cemetery.

The Rosary was recited at St Mary’s at 7:00 pm on Sunday 8 May. 

Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal.

A tribute to Joy or messages to her family can be left via or C/o PO Box 1055, Napier 4140.