Mrs. Joy Alwin Laing July 2, 1921 - November 14, 2008 - Peacefully passed away in her 88th year on November 14, 2008 at the Lakeshore General Hospital. Beloved wife of 65 years to Bob Laing. Cherished mother of Judith (Bill Studnicki), Arthur (Sandy), Elizabeth and Richard (Ramona). Loving grandmother of Jeannie (Derek Slate) and Bryan Studnicki, Chelsea, Brittany and Morgan Laing. Proud great grandmother of Kieran Slate. Sister of the late Dorothy Raspa and Ruth Moody. She also leaves behind her life-long friend and sister-in-law Muriel Laing as well as many other relatives and friends. Joy will always be remembered for her kindness, generosity and devotion to her family and friends. A memorial service will be held at Summerlea United Church, 225-50th Avenue, Lachine, on Tuesday, November 18, 2008 at 11 a.m. Donations in her memory can be made to the West Island Association for the Intellectually Handicaped (WIAIH), 111 Donegani, Pointe-Claire, Qc, H9R 2W3, (514) 694-7090 or to the charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Rideau Funeral Home, (514) 685-3344.