Joyce Louise Kearney

June 30, 1931 - Oct. 4, 2017

Joyce Louise Kearney, 86, Martinsburg, passed away Wednesday at Homewood at Martinsburg.

She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Clinton and Minnie Mae (Price) Shroyer. She married Robert Sheldon Kearney, who preceded her in death on

Feb. 17, 2013.

Surviving are three daughters: Janis (Eugene) Cash in North Carolina, Robin (Guy) Connelly of Nazareth and Leslie (Barry) Sadlon of Rahway, N.J.; six grandchildren: Erin Connelly, Adam Cash, Ryan Connelly, Lauren Riche, Kevin Connelly and Maggie Sadlon; five great-grandchildren: Chace, Austin, Ryder, Sienna and Griffin; a sister, Marilyn Burchfield of Cincinnati, Ohio; and a “double cousin,” Barbara Ansman.

Joyce was a 1949 graduate of Altoona High School.

She was an avid reader who enjoyed traveling and spending time with her family. She volunteered at Homewood at Martinsburg and was a member of their book club.

A memorial service will be announced at a later date. Arrangements are by The Good Funeral Home Inc., Alto-Reste Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to Martins-burg Community Library, 201 S. Walnut St., Martinsburg, PA 16662, or to Family Services Inc., 2022 Broad Ave., Altoona, PA 16601.