Lemley Chapel
Serving Sedro-Woolley &
All of Skagit County Since 1935
1008 Third Street
Sedro-Woolley, WA
JoAnn Violet Bryce Memorial
JoAnn Violet Bryce Memorial

JoAnn Violet Bryce

JoAnn Violet Bryce

Wednesday, December 21st, 2022

JoAnn Violet Bryce, age 85, a longtime resident of Marysville, passed away Wednesday, December 21, 2022.  JoAnn was born April 23, 1937, in Everett, Washington the daughter of George and Ella (Radke) Fagan.

JoAnn attended Everett High School, graduating June 8, 1955.  Soon after, she married John GT Bryce and had three children.  She worked as a legal secretary for the Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney in the Family Support Division for many years.  JoAnn loved life, BINGO, going to the casino and especially spending time with her grandkids.

JoAnn is survived by her two daughters, Jaedine (Wilbur Dennis) Whitney and Jolynn (Nick) Rothrock; grandkids, Jesica Bryce, Jeremey Bryce, John Payne, Josh Whitney, Brittany (Marc) Root, Nicholas (Katie) Rothrock, Kayleela Moses, Kai Johnson, Jericka Bryce, Janessa Bryce, and Knox Root; cherished numerous stepchildren, grandchildren and many others who just called her “Gramma Jo.”

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John; son, Johnny Jr.; son in law, Doug Whitney.

A Funeral Service will be held at 11:00, Friday, January 13, 2023, at Lemley Chapel, Sedro-Woolley, followed by a Graveside Committal 1:00 at Cypress Lawn Memorial Park.  A Celebration of Life gathering will be held at 3:00, at the Buzz Inn in Arlington.  Share your memories of JoAnn and sign the online guest register.


  • Jessica Violet

    Grandma Jo, you reminded me of my own spunky grandma. Memories of you and sharing a middle name will last with me forever. So much love to your family.