Eugene H. Joyce, 67, of Granite City, passed away Saturday, April 2, 2016, at Collinsville Rehabilitation Center.
He was born March 31, 1949, in Granite City, a son to the late Howard and Mildred A. (Morley) Joyce.
Eugene was a self-employed maintenance man and laborer. He proudly served his country during the Vietnam War in the United States Marines. Eugene was a talented musician playing the drums, guitar and the coronet.
He is survived by and will be missed by his brother, Dennis and (Loretta) Joyce of Granite City; nieces, Meagan Joyce and Melanie Joyce; and nephew, Michael Joyce.
In celebration of his life, family and friends will be gathering at 9:30 a.m. Friday, April 8, 2016, at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, where burial and full military rites will be performed. Irwin Chapel, 3960 Maryville Road in Granite City, is serving the family.