Joy M. Prignon

January 22, 2016

Prignon, Joy Obituary

Joy Marie Prignon, 50, of Dingmans Ferry, PA died January 22, 2016 at University of Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia, PA.

Joy is the daughter of the late Joseph L. Prignon and Marilyn Prignon-Herbert. She was born on November 19, 1965. She is survived by her son Michael J. Prignon of Dingmans Ferry, PA.

Joy is a graduate of Delaware Valley High School, attended Oral Roberts University and is an Alumnus of the Julliard School of Music, and earned a Master’s Degree from Wayne University in Detroit, Michigan in vocal performance.

Joy was the director of Little Acorns Daycare and Musical Director of her church for 15 and 16 years respectively.

When Joy faced and beat two bouts with Hodgkin’s disease; she did not give up! She just kept on singing, smiling, and living her life to the maximum fullness.

Our delightful darling is survived by her mother, Marilyn P. Herbert; son, Michael, brother General Genaro J. Dellarocco, retired; and sister Marilyn Dellarocco Greene; brother-in-law Ronnie Greene; step-dad Andrew Herbert; fiancé Jerry Higgins; Aunt Janet Kobelia; Aunt Margaret Matteson; Uncle Wayne Matteson. She was predeceased by her father, Joseph; Uncle Walter D. Bushnell Jr.; Aunt Ethel Bushnell Barbano and Uncles John Barbano and Robert Kobelia. To Joy’s unforgettable and beloved Bushnell, Barbano, Kobelia and Matteson cousins and their families who blessed her life, please remember her smile and her laughter!

A Memorial Service and Burial in the Milford Cemetery, Milford, PA took place at the convenience of the family.

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