BLAKELEY – Joy Lorraine (née Denham)

Born on October 7, 1940. Passed away July 31, 2018.

Passed away on July 31, 2018 Aged 77 Years.

Loving eldest Daughter of Jim and Eily Denham (both dec.)

Loved and loving wife of John for over 55 years.

Much loved mother and mother in-law of Greg and Joanie, Craig and Narelle, Ross and Wendy. Adored Nanna Joy to Genevieve, Daniel, Bethany, Madeline, Benjamin, Erin, Tessa, Emma, Sarah and Thomas. Loving sister of Neil, Ian, Jillian, Alan and their families.

In our hearts you will stay

Loved and remembered every day




Funeral Notice
Latrobe Valley Funeral Services Chapel 260 Princes Highway , TraralgonView Map
The Funeral Service and Committal for Cremation for Mrs. Joy Lorraine Blakeley will be held at Latrobe Valley Funeral Services Chapel, 260 Princes Highway Traralgon on THURSDAY (August 9, 2018) commencing at 11.00 am.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the MND Victoria would be appreciated, envelopes available at the service.
  1. Deepest condolences to John, Greg, Craig, Ross and your families.

    John Sammut August 3, 2018
  2. Dear John,
    I have now only read if Joys passing I am so sorry for your loss She was a wonderful person and I am glad I got to reconnect with you both at Dads funeral.
    Thinking of you and your family at the time.
    Kathy, Matt and Bella Ibbott

    Kathy Ibbott August 4, 2018
  3. Dear John and family, we were to sad to hear of Joy’s passing. A wonderful person loved and adored by yourself and family. She will. E sadly missed. We are in Queensland for next 10 days so will not be able to attend the service.
    I hope we might catch up at the Maggs house soon.
    Deepest sympathy and our thoughts are with you all at this difficult time.

    Jenny and Linzi Pettiona

    Pettiona August 6, 2018
  4. Dear John and family, my deepest sympathies for your loss. Joy was a lovely lady with a lot of style and love for her family.

    Carmen morgan August 6, 2018
  5. Sending much love to John and family. Joy was such a beautiful woman. xxx

    Catherine & Lionel Winzer August 6, 2018
  6. Our deepest sympathy and condolences to John and the family.
    Joy was a good soul and we will miss her.

    John deserves a medal for his dedication, love and care during her illness.

    Mal Howarth and Kay Cobon August 7, 2018
  7. Missing my beautiful friend of almost 55 years. Always there for me, so many happy memories. I will miss your smiling face and wise counsel. Love to John, Greg, Craig and families. I am so sorry we can not be with you on Thursday, but will be thinking of you and our friendship.Loving you forever, Lorraine XXXX

    Lorraine Marshall August 8, 2018
  8. To John and family’
    Sorry we can not be with you to farwell Joy. We are thinking of you at this terribly sad time. We were planing to join you but Marg is suffering from a severe gastric upset.
    Marg, Ian and Damian Pratt

    Ian Pratt August 9, 2018
  9. It is with great sadness that we pass on our condolences and deepest sympathy to the Blakeley family on the passing of Joy. Joy was a respected and valued member of the Morwell Historical Society and will be dearly missed. Our thoughts are with John, Greg, Craig, Ross and families at this sad time

    Morwell Historical Society September 5, 2018