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Joyce M. Nauman
  • First Presbyterian Church
    115 Union Street
    Schenectady, NY 12305
  • Camp Pinnacle
    621 Pinnacle Rd
    Voorheesville, NY 12186

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“I am very sorry to hear about this loss! My name is Jonathan and I live in your neighborhood and I am delivering a comforting message to people. It's...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Jonathan

“Dear Cal, We so much enjoyed the time we spent working and fellowshipping with you and Joyce. We can only imagine the hole this has left in...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: John and Nancy Franges - Lindale, TX

“We are so sadden by this news. We enjoyed working on Sower Projects with Cal and Joyce in Florida. Such a beautiful couple and so blessed we are for...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Elmer & Sandy Kierstead

“Dear Cal and family, We know your sadness is heavy, but your rejoicing at Joyce's presence with the Lord is greater. We are so blessed to have met...Read More »
4 of 6 | Posted by: Steve and Jo Ann Kotlarczyk - FL

“Dear Cal and family We are so sorry to hear of the passing of your good wife Joyce. We extend our sincere condolences to you and familyWe...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Ben Erna Falk

“Where do we begin to scratch the surface of what a friend Joyce was to us and how much she will be missed...I learned some cooking , sewing and craft...Read More »
6 of 6 | Posted by: Allan and Colleen Raney - NY


Joyce Elaine Myers Nauman, passed away from heart failure on Sunday October 27, 2013 at Ellis Hospital

She was born April 13, 1931 in Schenectady, NY, a daughter to Alexander and Gertrude Robbins Myers.
Joyce graduated from Nyack College with a BA degree in Christian Education. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Schenectady, she and Calvin were Volunteers with SOWERS for 20 years. She enjoyed photography, sewing and her hospitality inviting people into her home.


She married Calvin Nauman of Schenectady, NY, on August 7, 1954 who survives;
her children; Grace (Bob) Davis of Limington, ME, Marti (Michael) Ross of Forest Grove, OR, Paul (Lauren) Nauman of Hopkinton, MA and Steve (Elissa) Nauman, of Gorham, ME; 12 Grandchildren Jeb, Julia, Zach, Elspeth, Becca, Jason, Amy, Hannah, Josiah, Alek, Sydney and 3 Great-Grandchildren Sophie, Jack and Elena. Predeceased by her grandson Peter.

Relatives and friends are invited to a Funeral Service on Thursday at 11 AM at First Presbyterian Church in Schenectady. Calling hours will be Wednesday from 3:30 PM to 5:30 PM at the Jones Funeral Home, 1503 Union St., (at McClellan St.), Schenectady. Burial will be Thursday afternoon in Memory Garden's, Colonie. Memorial contributions, in lieu of flowers, may be made in Joyce's memory to First Presbyterian Church, 115 Union St., Schenectady, NY 12305, Camp Pinnacle, 621 Pinnacle Rd., Voorheesville, NY 12186, or to SOWERS, 14771 CR 424, Lindale, TX 75771.