Joyce G. Tribble, 79, bookkeeper for the City of Virginia Beach

Joyce G. Tribble
Joyce G. Tribble

Joyce G. Tribble, 79, passed away peacefully at home Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016. Mrs. Tribble was born in Providence, R.I., to the late Curtis and Mary Greene.

She was a bookkeeper for Protectowire in Pembroke, Mass., and for the Public Utilities Department in the City of Virginia Beach. She volunteered with the Alzheimer’s Association Support Group for Caregivers as well as for WPS.

Mrs. Tribble had a passion for the movies, and loved going with the Tuesday movie group to a local cinema, and watching CSI and Chicago Fire.

Left to cherish her memory are her son, Jim Tribble, and his wife, Audrey; daughter, Connie Melvin, and her husband, Bill; brother, Curtis Greene Jr.; mother-in-law, Sara Congleton; sister-in-law, Susan Harris; grandchildren, Michael, Matthew and Andrew Tribble, Taylor Heinrichs, and her husband, Tyler, and Grant Melvin; nephews, Glen and Curt; and nieces, Glynis, Anne and Karen. She was predeceased by her husband, Arthur “Sonny” Tribble.

A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, at Rosewood Kellum Funeral Home with inurnment to follow in Rosewood Memorial Park.

The family requests memorial donations be made to the Children’s Tumor Foundation, 95 Pine St., 16th Floor, New York, N.Y. 10005,, in honor of her granddaughter, Taylor.

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