November 25, 2020 ~ November 25, 2020

Born in: Owensboro, KY
Resided in: Owensboro, KY

Joy Marianna Iuliucci, infant daughter of Michael and Chelsea Iuliucci, was born and passed away, Wednesday, November 25, 2020 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital.

In her short time with us, Joy witnessed her mother and father marry one another, was the focus of many photographs and experienced much love from her two siblings, Amelia and Judith. One act of that love was in the form of Amelia searching to find the perfect sand dollar on the beach just for Joy to have.

Her proud grandparents, Kelley and Scott Birchler, and Linda and Joe Iuliucci, loved her dearly. Many aunts, uncles and cousins will also cherish and remember her always.

Private burial will take place in Resurrection Cemetery.

Haley McGinnis Funeral Home & Crematory is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Joy. May her memory be eternal. Please sign Joy’s virtual memorial below.

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  1. Dear Beautiful Joy,
    You have touched so many hearts in so little time! You are very loved and will never be forgotten!
    Your Ma

    Chelsea and Michael,
    We love you so much and we are praying for you both! Thank you for sharing your beautiful baby girl and her legacy with with us!

  2. May Faith, Love and especially Joy always be in your hearts! GOD’s arms are wrapped around that sweet little angel now! I love you all and am praying for your family!
    Jeri McCarthy, (Amelia’s best friend!)
    and family

    • Faye has a golden rocker and that sweet angel went from the arms of Jesus right to her Grandma Faye’s arms. Praying for family

  3. Sweet Joy, I loved you the second your mommy showed me the positive pregnancy test. My heart aches that I will never get to know you. You will always be my angel baby. Until the day we meet in Heaven, you will always be in my heart. Love, Aunt Meggie

  4. Chelsea and Michael
    I am so sorry for the loss of your sweet Joy. I am honored to have traveled that path with you! May you find comfort and peace from God until you see your sweet baby again!

  5. Chelsea and Michael,
    Daniel and I are so sorry for your loss. There are no words that can take the hurt that you are feeling right now but please let us know if you need anything at all. Please allow this time to pray to God for comfort and peace and allow him to wrap his arms around you.
    Daniel and Magan ♥️

  6. Dear Chelsea and Michael,
    Our hearts are broken for you, Amelia, Judith and baby Joy.
    We send to all of you our love and our prayers.
    Grampa John, Holly and Uncle John Sweet

  7. We will always treasure you baby Joy, and hold you in our hearts. I’m so glad I got to hold you in my arms. We love you all so much. Love, Grandma & Grandpa

  8. My precious baby cousin, I am so sad to never hold you, but you will forever be in my heart.

    To Michael, Chelsea, Amelia, Judith, and all of Joy’s family, I send my love and prayers for comfort and peace.

  9. May the depth of our grief be met by the depth of our gratitude for all of the love and joy you shared with your family, baby Joy. We love you more than words can tell.

    Chelsea & Michael,
    We hope you can lean on the love you share and the support of your family to offer strength and comfort now and in the days to come.

    -Auntie Colleen, Russ & Alyosha

  10. How very quietly baby Joy tiptoed into our world, silently, only a moment she stayed. But what an impact her footprints have left upon our hearts & souls.

    Dear Chelsea, Michael, Amelia & Judith,
    May the immense love & caring from our family & your friends hold you close & provide you strength today & each day forward when you need most.

    Baby Joy Marianna your memory will always be a sparkling light within our family.

    With Deepest Sympathy to the entire Iuliucci & Birchler families at this most difficult time.

    Love,Faith,Comfort,Hope & Joy,
    Aunt Peg

  11. May you find comfort knowing your family has a little saint in heaven always watching over and praying for you. My condolences and prayers for all.

  12. Joe and family,
    So sorry to read of the passing of your granddaughter. My prayers and God’s peace be with you and your family during this sorrowful time.

  13. Chelsea and Micheal,
    I’m so sorry for the loss of your sweet baby girl. May her memory be a blessing to the both of you.

  14. Your little angel Joy, now in heaven, will always be in our hearts. Stay strong and know we are here for you.
    Uncle Bill, Jen & Conor

  15. I keep struggling to find the words to express my grief, but the right words seem impossible to find. Just know that I am thinking of you and your family in every moment. Praying for your family!

  16. I am so incredibly sorry for the loss of your sweet Joy! You all are in my prayers. Chelsea, your strength and grace has truly amazed and inspired me! Much love to you all!

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