Joyce A. (Abbott) Hocker


Joyce A. (Abbott) Hocker, age 71, of Warwick, passed away on Monday, September 21, 2020, at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital in North Providence. She was the wife of the late James R. Hocker.

Born in Providence, the daughter of the late Alexander Abbott and Mettie M. (Bailey) Abbott, she was a lifelong Warwick resident. Joyce was employed as a customer service representative at Citizens Bank in Cranston before retiring 12 years ago.

She is survived by two sons, Matthew J. Hocker of Foxboro, MA and Byron R. Hocker of Warwick; a brother, Paul A. Abbott of Coventry; and four grandchildren, Isabella, Logan, Audrey, and Royal Hocker.

Visiting hours will be held on Thursday, September 24, from 4-7 p.m. in the Barrett & Cotter Funeral Home, 1328 Warwick Avenue, Spring Green, Warwick. Facial coverings and social distancing will be required.

A private burial will take place in Pawtuxet Memorial Park, Warwick.

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