Memorial service for Joyce Marie McDowell, 59, Eudora will be held 1-3 p.m. Saturday, December 6, 2014 at the Eudora Rec. Center. Inurnment will be held at a later date in Alma, KS. She passed away Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
Joyce was born June 14, 1955 in Topeka, KS the daughter of Clarence and Lorene (Hassenbank) Strimple.
She was a receptionist at Honeywell formerly Bendix Corporation for 29 years until she retired in 1996.
She married James Allen McDowell on June 30, 1972 in Clearview City, KS. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include one daughter, Ashley McDowell, Eudora; one brother, Danny Strimple; and one sister, Diana Hook. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Barbie Pickering, Judy Theel; and brother, Jerry Strimple.
Memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Joyce McDowell Memorial Fund and may be sent in care of the mortuary.