Joyce Ann Willoughby Del Torto of Florida, formerly of Oak Bluffs, died Sept. 26 at the Royal Cotuit Nursing Home in Mashpee. She was 76.

She was the mother of Gina deBettencourt and her husband Alan, Dianna Del Torto, Angela Del Torto and Dominick (Nick) Del Torto and his wife Laurie; and the sister of Rick Willloughby and his wife Marge, Dianne Witt and Linda Arsenault.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, Oct. 16 from 10 to 11 a.m. in the Chapman Funerals and Cremations in Oak Bluffs with a funeral service at 11 a.m. Interment will follow at the New Westside Cemetery in Edgartown.

Donations can be made to Island Housing Trust, P.O. Box 779, West Tisbury, MA 02575 (

A complete obituary will appear in a future edition of the Gazette.

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