Norell-Joyce E. Norell age 86 of Stratford formally of Fairfield died Wednesday February 13, 2019 in Bridgeport Hospital. Born in Bridgeport she was artistic and enjoyed ceramic shop, floral arranging, as well as gardening, knitting, reading and was a sports fan of the NY Giants and Uconn Women's Basketball and also enjoyed watching her great grandchildren play. She is survived by a son Richard(Kathleen) Norell Jr. of Stratford, a daughter Deborah(Michael) Milne of Stratford, 4 grandchildren; Susan(Cory) Clark, Colin(Amanda) Milne, Melissa(Tom) McIntosh and Stephanie(Laura) Norell-Depko and 4 great-grandchildren; Ava, Brooke, Matthew and Bridget. Friends are invited to attend the funeral service on Sunday at 4pm in The LARSON FUNERAL HOME 2496 North Ave Bridgeport. Friends may call on Sunday from 2-4pm. The family would like to thank the staff at Bridgeport Hospital for their care and memorial donations may be made to the Bridgeport Hospital Foundation 267 Grant St Bridgeport 06610.