James M. Joyce, 72, of Las Vegas, Nevada, died Thursday, May 15, 2014.
Jim was an Eagle Scout from North Ridgeville, played football and graduated from North Ridgeville High School. He went to Ohio University for four years. He was a general contractor in California for 20 years and also a realtor inspector in Las Vegas.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret (nee Abraham); children, Suzanne Joyce, Benjamin Joyce (wife Linda); three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence M. and Doris (nee Shannon) Joyce; son, Robert; and his daughter, Theresa.
He is survived by a brother, Robert; and two sisters, Mary Hale and Kathleen Keller.
There will be a Memorial Service at St. Jude Church in Elyria, officiated by Father Frank Kosem on Tuesday, June 3, 2014, at 8:30 A.M.