Joyce I. Barnes, 90, Plainville, died Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, at Redbud Village.

She was born Oct. 15, 1925, in North Hollywood, Calif., to Harvey and Hazel (Fisk) Barnes.

She was an elementary teacher, taught overseas in Germany at a military base, later became an administrator and wrote a children’s book. She moved to Redbud Village in Plainville in 2007.

Survivors include a cousin, Robyn Clifford.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Redbud Village, Plainville.

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