Joyce Lancione

Obituary of Joyce Evelyn Lancione

Joyce E. Lancione, 80, died on December 24, 2022, in Bluffton, South Carolina. She was born in

Bellaire Ohio, the oldest of five children born to Lawrence Gianangeli and Eileen Gianangeli.

She graduated from Bellaire High School and Belmont Technical College with a degree in

nursing. She lived most of her life in Bellaire, Ohio, and moved to Hilton Head Island, South

Carolina with her husband in 2020.

Joyce loved to golf and travel. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and was a

wonderful cook, hosting holiday gatherings for her family for many years. Her favorite travel

destinations were Italy, Hawaii, and Walt Disney World, which she loved to see at Christmas


She is survived by her husband of 59 years; Richard Lancione of Bluffton, South Carolina, her

Daughter; Tracey Lloyd (Scott) of St. Clairsville Ohio, and her son; R. Brant Lancione of Martins

Ferry, Ohio, her 5 grandchildren; Joshua Lancione, Amanda Lancione, Dustin Lancione, Spencer

Lloyd and Zachary Lloyd, and two great-grandchildren, Tyson Lancione and Archie Lancione.

She is also survived by her 4 siblings: Larry Gianangeli (Joyce), Margaret Ann Bizzarri (Greg),

Richard Gianangeli (Susan), and Sharon Fleming (Ty), and many nieces and nephews. She

leaves behind her beloved dogs Maverick and Mia, who will be lovingly cared for by her

daughter. She was preceded in death by her parents; Lawrence Gianangeli and Eileen Gianangeli.

A memorial service will be held on January 6, 2022, at 1:00 pm at Island Funeral Home, at 4

Cardinal Road, Hilton Head Island South Carolina 29926. Should anyone wish to make a donation in her

memory, please choose a local animal shelter or rescue of your choice.


Memorial Service

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Friday, January 6, 2023
The Island Funeral Home and Crematory
4 Cardinal Road
Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, United States
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