Joan HARVEY (1941-2013) of Earl Avenue, Schenectady, New York, entered into eternal rest on Wed, 3 April 2013.
Joan was born on 28 Nov 1941 in Attleboro, Bristol County, Massachusetts. She graduated from Tufts University, and pursued graduate studies at University of Massachusetts. Joan began her career as a medical records transcriber at Brigham & Women's Hospital in Boston. In 1965 she moved to New York State and worked at the NYS Department of Civil Service and retired in 2003 from the NYS Department of Health. While with the state, her duties included computer programming, employee training, and public relations. Joan was a Gold Life Master Bridge Player having won numerous titles in the Greater Northeast. She was an avid reader, and enjoyed listening to folk music. Joan was a passionate fan of the Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots. She also loved the ocean and spending time on Cape Cod.
Joan is survived by her longtime companion Alan Carlos; her son Jordan Harvey; and a host of other relatives and friends.
A memorial will be held at the Studio of Bridge and Games, 1639 Eastern Parkway in Schenectady on Thursday, 18 April 2013 at 6:30 pm.
Memorial contributions in Joan's name may be made to the Visiting Nurse Services of Schenectady and Saratoga Counties, 108 Erie Blvd., Schenectady, New York 12305.
I don't know if HARVEY is her maiden or married name.