Midland Ancestors is sad to have to announce the death on Monday 17th September of long standing member Joyce Finnemore. Joyce had been an active member of the group and the wider family history circle over many years. She had organised or been a part of organising, courses, family history fairs, had taken on committee roles and was for a number of years a vice-chairman. Joyce died in Bristol where she had moved a few years ago to be closer to her son and had recently celebrated her 89th birthday.
Joyces funeral will be at the Robin Hood Crematorium Streetsbrook Rd, Shirley, Solihull B90 3NL on Tuesday 9th October at 12:30. Afterwards, across the road at Moseley Cricket Club to which all will be welcome.
In lieu of flowers, by family request, donations preferred to the society which Joyce was involved with through most of her life, BMSGH aka Midland Ancestors.
The society sends its condolences to Joyce’s son Les and daughter Diane, and all other of Joyce’s family.