Joyce Ann Samick White

Joyce Ann Samick White, 73, of King & Queen Court House, died on Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012.  Joyce was the youngest of five children of the late Leo and Agnes Samick of St. Marys. She is survived by her husband of 48 years, Ralph White; two daughters, Marjorie White and her husband Matthew Koenig of Aydlett, N.C., and Susan Wass and her husband Barry of Gloucester, Va.; two grandchildren, Aaron and Karsyn Wass; a sister, Delores Frey and her husband Joe of St. Marys, along with numerous nieces, nephews, and friends. Joyce was preceded in death by her parents; her brothers, Leo, Howard and Kenneth Samick; and her nephews Wickle, John and Scott Samick, and Raymond Frey.  A Mass of Christian Burial for Joyce Ann Samick White will be held 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012 at St. Timothy’s Catholic Church, 708 North Church Lane, Tappahannock, Va.  Inurnment of ashes will follow in the Father Dollard Memorial Garden Columbarium located on the church grounds.  In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Peninsula Cancer Institute, 7544 Medical Dr., Gloucester, VA 23061; the American Cancer Society; or Riverside Hospice, 7358 Main St., Gloucester, VA 23061.