Joyce Effie Ransbury

Entered into rest with family by her side at the Sherwood Park Manor on Monday February 12, 2018. Joyce  Ransbury (Machan/Craigie) of Brockville  formerly of  Wiarton and Perth, ON, age 74 years. Dear mother of Paul Ransbury (Tara) of Mesa, Arizona, loving grandmother of Weston, Jackson, Lawson and Keelyn Ransbury. Joyce is survived by her siblings Arnold Machan of Red Deer, AB, Vernon Machan (Gail) of Edmonton, AB, her twin sister Joanne Spenceley (Harold) of Deep River, ON, Marlene Kauman of Hanover, ON, Beverley Pinder of Brandon, MB and Rhoda Anderson of Carleton Place, ON, her sister-in-law Carol Machan of Sylvan Lake, AB and several nieces, nephews and cousins.Joyce was predeceased by her parents Raymond and Irene (Wilson) Machan, Sam and Ethel (Machan) Craigie, Paul’s father John Ransbury,  a sister Marguerite (Machan) Frizell, a brother Ronald Machan, sister-in-law Mary Ann Machan, brothers-in-law Douglass Kirkham, Ken Anderson, Ken Kaufman, Barrie Frizell, Tom Pinder and nephews Todd and Steven Kirkham.

A private Celebration of Life at Tobermorey will be held at a later date. In memory of Joyce, donations to Sherwood Park Manor or Down Syndrome Research Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to the Barclay Funeral Home, 137 Pearl St., Brockville.  Messages of Condolence may be sent online at