Joyce A. Sabins
Date of Passing:
Sabins, Joyce A., 70, of Read Street, Riverside, died peacefully on November 4, 2023 at home surrounded by her loving family. She was the former wife of Ernst F. Nerstheimer Sr. of Riverside.
Born in Providence, a daughter of the late John and Edith (Lewers) Sabins, she lived in Riverside for 32 years.
Ms. Sabins was the owner-operator of Bookkeeping Advantage, East Providence for 40 years, where she was an accountant and bookkeeper.
Joyce enjoyed gardening, crocheting, crafting, Legos, cooking, baking, antiquing and spending time with her loving family.
She is survived by a son, Erik J. Nerstheimer of Kingston, RI and a daughter, Carrie D. Rodwick of Riverside; four grandchildren, Stephen, Erik, Joey and Ellie; three sisters, Carol E. Sabins of Warwick, Nancy L. Cesario of Smithfield and Norma L. Sabins of Warren. She was the mother of the late Ernst F. Nerstheimer and sister of the late Jean E. Carpenter.
Calling Hours will be held on Monday November 13, 2023 in the W. RAYMOND WATSON FUNERAL HOME, 350 Willett Avenue, Riverside from 1-3 p.m. Flowers are respectfully omitted. Contributions in Joyce’s memory to the Fairbanks Museum & Planetarium, 1302 Main St. St Johnsbury, VT 05819 would be deeply appreciated. The Sabins family invites everyone to a reception at Chelo’s Restaurant, 911 Warren Ave, East Providence from 3:30-6:30 p.m.