COVIN, Joyce Marilyn (nee Bell)


August 28, 1940 to March 24, 2020 ~ Peacefully at ARCH Hospice on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 in her 80th year.

Wife and best friend of James Bernard (Bernie) Covin. Loving mother of Lori Encil (Alex), John Olmstead (Maureen) and Lianne Lawrence (Denis). Adored grandmother of the late Krista Harmer (Rob), Dawn Hines (Chris), Chase Encil (Keri), Chad Encil (Kaitlin), Ian Olmstead, Katherine Olmstead, late Robin Olmstead, Connor Olmstead, Joshua Lawrence (Brittany) and Michael Lawrence (Andrea). Great grandmother of five with two on the way. Cherished sister of the late Buddy Bell (late Elizabeth), Phyllis Kutschke (Wayne) and Susan Bovin (Archie). She will be missed by too many to mention including aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

A private family service will be held, anyone wishing to honour her memory, please make a donation to ARCH Hospice.

A special thank you to Dr. Blair Jarrett for his gentle kindness and compassion and an extra special thank you to the ARCH Hospice staff whose compassion and excellent care provided us all comfort in her final days.

Arrangements entrusted to Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. – 705-759-2522). Please visit Arthur Funeral Home website obituaries to leave memories and condolences as a keepsake for the family.