Moriah, NY — Joyce L. Staples, 76, of Windy Hill Road, Moriah died Saturday, March 26, 2005, at the Evergreen Nursing Home in Plattsburgh, N.Y.
She was born May 30, 1929, in Warren, Maine, the daughter of Michael and Mary (Connell) Halligan.
Joyce was a longtime resident of Moriah. She was a member of the Moriah Methodist Church.
She is survived by her sons, Alan Siili of Port Henry and Steven Staples his wife Melissa and daughter Samantha of Moriah; her daughter, Candace Davis and her husband Joseph of Tennessee.
Her husband, Linwood Staples died March 4, 1990.
There will be no calling hours. A funeral service will be held Wednesday, March 30, 2005, at 2 p.m. at the Moriah Methodist Church, Moriah, N.Y. Spring burial will be in South Moriah Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Town of Moriah Ambulance Squad.