Joyce A. Feeney, 86, passed away July 22, 2020 at Great Plains Health.

She was born June 17, 1934 in Elm Creek to Frank and Dorothy (Marr) Hughbanks. As a child she moved to a farm north of Maxwell and later the family moved into Maxwell.

She attended Maxwell Public School and graduated in 1951.

In 1952 she married John R. Feeney in Maxwell and lived in Baltimore while John was stationed there with the army. After John’s discharge they moved back to Maxwell where they raised their five children. Joyce worked at the Maxwell Bank, drove the Maxwell School bus and sold insurance until her retirement.

She was an EMT for the Maxwell Fire Department for 21 years. She was very active in the community and volunteered for many local organizations.

Joyce is survived by her children, Matt (Jerry Alverez) Feeney, Terre Feeney, Tim (Pam) Feeney, Tom (Opal) Feeney, and Judy Sturdivant; grandchildren, Aaron, Drew (Courtney), Ryan, Alex (Ashlee), Eammon (Hope), Kyle, Bryce (Erin), Kyer (Megan), Brittney and Jaylon; and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John of 66 years; parents; brother, Gary Lee; and granddaughter, Amber Marie Feeney.

Graveside services were July 27 at Fort McPherson National Cemetery near Maxwell. Adams & Swanson Funeral Home was assisting the family with arrangements.