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Joyce Provenzano

Joyce Provenzano, 81, of Osyka, died on June 17, 2007, at McCombExtended Care.

She was born on Feb. 24, 1926, to William A. Hayes and AntoniaValentine Hayes.

Mrs. Provenzano was a graduate of McDonough High School, Class of1942. She and her husband lived most of their lives together in NewOrleans, La., until they moved to Osyka 15 years ago. She loved totravel, especially on cruises. She lived for her children andgrandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her sister, MazineOliphant.

She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Vincent E. Provenzano,of Osyka; her son, Vincent W. Provenzano and daughter-in-law,Melissa A. Provenzano; her daughter, Susan Pettigrew, of NewOrleans; her grandchildren, Zachary Pettigrew, Samuel Brown,Gabrielle Provenzano and Vincent Provenzano III.

Memorials may be made to East Jefferson General HospitalFoundation, 4200 Houma Boulevard, Metairie, LA 70006.

At her request, no funeral services will be held.