LACONIA, NH – Joyce Paulnock, 89, passed away on April 12, 2016 at Forestview Manor Assisted Living in Meredith, NH after a short illness. Joyce was born in Teaneck, NJ, the only child of John and Isabel Turner. Joyce is predeceased by her husband, Lt. Col. Eugene Paulnock. Mrs. Paulnock is survived by her two children, Cheryl Bonner of Laconia, NH and David Paulnock of Fayetteville, Pa.
Joyce attended Bucknell University graduating in 1947 with a BS degree in biology. She worked a short time at the Public Health Research Institute in New York City as a lab technician.
Joyce was an avid traveler having the opportunity to do so with her husband and family to many countries around the world. Her husband being in the Air Force allowed her to make many, many moves meeting nice people at each new locality and living in many different states. Joyce was active in the military wives club, the Lions Club, the local Strasburg Historical Society and her local bridge club. She enjoyed watercolor painting, gardening and most needlecrafts. Joyce also loved her cats and dogs and had many of them over the years. Joyce and her husband retired to live in Strasburg, Pa in 1969 living there until 2011.
A private burial will be held at the Strasburg Cemetery in Strasburg, Pa for the family and Joyce will be laid to rest next to her husband, Eugene.