Rev. Patricia C. Joy
Deacon Emeritus of Trinity Episcopal Church, Tariffville, Connecticut
Deacon Pat was born and raised in Hartford, CT. She is a retired RN who worked in the field of Substance Abuse for over 25 years.
She has been a deacon since 1990, having served at St. Andrews in Enfield for one year, and at Trinity until her retirement in 2000.
Deacon Pat is very active in Trinity’s Healing Ministry, including the prayer chain and the Healing Services. She facilitates three Spiritual Direction groups and provides Spiritual Direction for many individuals. She continues her own education through the Spiritual Life Center in Farmington.
Pat has been married for over 55 years to her husband Bill, has 3 children, and 7 grandchildren. Her present recreational hobby is rubber-stamping.
Pat leads the Healing Ministry and gives spiritual direction. She helps with the planning of the annual Healing Services and also organizes the Prayer Chain.