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Joyce Dutton passed away peacefully on February 8th, she was 81. Joyce and her husband, Dan, settled in Los Altos where they raised five children. Through the years, Joyce enjoyed volunteering for her children’s school activities and more than 30 years of volunteer work at the Allied Arts Guild. Joyce will be missed by her children, eight grandchildren and the many friends she made in her lifetime. In lieu of flowers the family asks that you keep her in your hearts and prayers.

A memorial service is pending.

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