Joyce K. Cheney

November 15, 1932 ‒ December 24, 2010

Galena, Ohio

Joyce K. Cheney, age 78 formerly of Galena, died Friday evening December 24, 2010 at Highbanks Care Center,Worthington.

She was born on November 15, 1932 in Kumamoto, Japan to the late Fumio and Akiko Kata. A retired cook for Westerville Schools, Joyce enjoyed cooking, sewing and gardening.

She is survived by her daughters: Susan (Charles) Bunting of Galena, Carol (Phil) Bronsdon of Highlands Ranch, CO.; granddaughter: Natalie. Also survived by 2 brothers residing in Japan.

Preceded in death by her husband of 55 years: John E. Cheney on July 21, 2007.

In keeping with Joyce’s wishes cremation will take place with a memorial service for her family at a later date. Arrangements entrusted to the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, Sunbury.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Tridia Hospice, 2215 Citygate Drive #E, Columbus, Ohio 43219.

The family of Joyce Cheney would like to thank Tridia Hospice and Highbanks Care Center for the loving care given to their mother.

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