On Friday, March 14, 2003, JAMES L. JOYCE, 66, after a lengthy illness, of Ocean City, NJ, formerly of Joppa, MD, retired Bethlehem Steel ship building executive, he graduated from Rayen High School in Youngstown, OH, attended Youngstown College, and graduated from the University of Maryland. He was employed by Bethlehem Ship Building for 39 years. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, JoAnne Joyce (nee Graeber); son, Jimmy; daughter, Jennifer Olson, all of Ocean City, NJ; a sister, Betty Lafferty, of Essex, MD; and two grandchildren, Jason and Kaitlyn Olson. A Memorial Mass will be offered Saturday, at 10 A.M., from St. Frances Cabrini Roman Catholic Church, Second Street at Atlantic Avenue, Ocean City, NJ. Burial will be private and at the family's convenience. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Father Flanagan's Boys Town, P.O. Box 7000, Boys Town, NE 68010. To email condolences, visit

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