Oct. 28, 1940 - Sept. 23, 2013
SOUTH BEND - Joyce P. McNarney, 73, of South Bend, passed away Monday, September 23, 2013. She worked at the University of Notre Dame in the Graduate Admissions Office, and was an avid Notre Dame Women's Basketball and Volleyball fan. She was a member of the Michiana Bike Association. She enjoyed knitting and sharing the hats and mittens that she created and donated to RSVP. Surviving her are her husband of 52 years, John F. McNarney, five children, ten grandchildren, two sisters and one brother. Michael (Patti) McNarney of Granger, with children, Matt, Kelley and Alyssa; David (Anne) McNarney of Beverly Hills, MI, with daughter, Katy; Paul (Wendy) McNarney of Fishers, IN, with children, Ryan and Madeline; Martin (Jennifer) McNarney of Morgan Hill, CA, with children, George and Elsa; and Anne (Andrew Badowski) McNarney of Leo, IN, with children, Emma and Ellie. Joyce is survived by her sister, Ruth (Bob) Rhodes of Arizona, sister, Norma Barry of Indianapolis, and brother, Ron (Sue) Swiatowy of Arizona. She extends her gratitude to Dr. Rataf Ansari and the entire staff at the Michiana Hematology Oncology Center for their kind help. The body will be dedicated to the Indiana University Medical Foundation. A Celebration of Life Mass will be held at Saint Joseph Parish, 226 N. Hill Street, at 11:00 am today, September 27th - visitation 1 hour prior. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the
and Center for Hospice Care.