SHARPSVILLE, Pennsylvania (MyValleyTributes) – Daniel P. Joyce, Jr., formerly of S. 9th St., Sharpsville, passed away at 7:50 p.m., Friday, December 18, 2020, in The Grove at Greenville. He was 85.
Mr. Joyce was born October 29, 1935, in Sharon, the son of the late Daniel P. Joyce, Sr. and Margaret J. (McGinley) Joyce.
He was a 1954 graduate of Sharon High School and served in the Navy as a Petty Officer First Class during the Korean War.
Danny retired in 2000 as head of secondary sales for A. K. Steel (formerly Sawhill Tubular Products) where he was employed for 30 years. He previously worked as a sales representative for Prudential Insurance.
He was a member of the Church of Notre Dame, Hermitage.
Surviving is his wife of 63 years, the former Jane F. Strobel, whom he married August 3, 1957; three daughters, Kerry S. Ayars of Bensalem, Pennsylvania, Amy J. Hemphill and her husband, Del, of Cheswick, Pennsylvania and Kathy Belmonte of Tampa, Florida; six grandchildren, Michael, Mark and Matthew Belmonte, all of Lutz, Florida, Lindsay Ayars of Bristol, Pennsylvania and Casey and Corey Hemphill, both of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; five great-grandchildren, Reagan, Leanna, Daniel, Anne Marie and Mark (Eddie) Belmonte and a sister, Alice P. Shook of Hermitage.
Besides his parents, Danny was preceded in death by a son, Martin D. Joyce.
The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation or to the Wounded Warrior Project.
All arrangements are private.
Interment will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Hermitage.
Arrangements are pending and being handled by J. Bradley McGonigle Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc.
To plant Memorial Trees in memory of Daniel Joyce, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store.
More stories from WKBN.com: