Joyce Mabelene McNeil

Feb. 16, 1935 - Feb. 4, 2007

Joyce Mabelene McNeil found peace Sunday, Feb. 4, 2007, at age 71. Joyce was born Feb. 16, 1935, in Cadiz, Ky., where she spent her early life.

She raised her children in Bethlehem, Pa., and later moved to Waukesha in 1973 and made this her home. She retired from ASEA Electric in 1996 after 23 years of dedicated service. She lived her life for her family and gave of herself whenever she was called on.

She was a loving mother to Brad (June), David, Randy, Timothy (Virginia) and Cindy (Pete); a proud grandmother, "Grams," to Jessica (Jesse), Emily, Annie (John), Nathan, Jeremy, Corrie, Tyler, Kyle, Katie, Brian, Kevin and Shane; and an adoring great-grandmother, "great-one," to Jadon, Nora, Alex and Max. She is further survived by many relatives and friends.

A memorial gathering will be held from 2 p.m. until the 4 p.m. celebration of Joyce’s life Friday, Feb. 8, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road, Waukesha.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the charity of your choosing.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 827-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.