Age 66, of Pleasanton, CA, formerly of Pittsburgh, PA, on Monday, April 26, 2021 at her home. She was born February 2, 1955 in Homestead. Ms. Pefferman was the beloved daughter of the late Paul and Dorothy Burgess Pefferman; sister of Paul Pefferman (Sue) and the late Ronald Pefferman (Patricia); aunt of Melissa Pefferman Bertram (Jesse), Holly Pefferman Binkert (Gino), Ray Pefferman (Dominica), Dan Pefferman; great-aunt of Veronica Miller, Trinity Bertram, Ryleigh Pefferman, Riley Miller, Tyler Bertram, Carter Pefferman; god-mother of Abhi Erra, Yashi Erra; long-time friend of Debra Frank, Aruna and Sridhar Erra.
In her spare time, Joy enjoyed knitting, crocheting, reading, and watching/playing tennis.
Celebrate Ms. Peffermans life with her family on Friday from 2-4 PM and 6-8 PM at PERMAN FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 923 Saxonburg Blvd., Shaler Twp. Mass of Christian Burial at St. Mary of the Assumption Church, Glenshaw, on Saturday at 9:30 AM. The family respectfully suggests donations be made to Autism Speaks, 2549 Railroad Street, Suite 100, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222.