Welcome to the memorial page for

Brandon Michael Joyce

November 16, 2000 ~ April 18, 2017 (age 16)
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Brandon Michael Joyce, 16, of Steubenville, OH (Pleasant Hill) passed away Tuesday, April 18, 2017 at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.


Brandon was born Nov. 16, 2000 in Steubenville, son of Christopher P. and Lori A. (Granatir) Joyce.


He was a sophomore student at Edison Local High School where he also was a member of their FFA Chapter.


Brandon was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Richard T. Granatir.


In addition to his parents, Chris and Lori, Brandon is survived by his older brother, Christopher D. and his younger brother Jeremy T. Joyce; his paternal grandparents, George and Barbara Joyce of Toronto, OH; his aunt and uncle, Rich (Rachael) Granatir and his favorite cousins, Coleman, Maddie and Adrienne Granatir all of Irondale, OH; his aunt, Jamie Granatir. Brandon also leaves behind many friends, classmates and all of his doctors and nurses at Children’s Hospital.


Family and friends will be received on Friday, April 21, 2017 from 1-4 pm at the Bell Chapel UMC in Pleasant Hill. His funeral service will start at 4 pm with Rev. Jeff Proya and Rev. Jason Elliott officiating. His burial will be private at Island Creek Cemetery in Toronto.


Those wishing to make a memorial donation may do so to in Brandon’s memory to Children’s Hospital


Brandon’s arrangements are in the care of the J.E. Foster Funeral Home in Toronto.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
4401 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh PA 15224
Tel: 1-412-692-5325

 Service Information

April 21, 2017

1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Bell Chapel UMC
3419 St. Rt. 213
Steubenville, OH 43952

Funeral Service
April 21, 2017

4:00 PM
Bell Chapel UMC
3419 St. Rt. 213
Steubenville, OH 43952

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