Valmai ‘Joyce’ MARNEY (née Martin)

Passed away at home surrounded by family on 19th January, 2023.
Aged 81 years
Loving wife of Graeme for 60 wonderful years.
Much loved mother of Phillip, Debbie, Bruce and Timothy.
Loved mother-in-law of Wendy, Blackie and Hayley.
Loved ‘second mum’ to Kerrie.
Adored Grandma of Jack, Ashlea, Brad, Brooke and Ryan.
Much loved ‘Grandma’ to all of her great grandchildren.
Remembered with love




Funeral Notice

ServiceJanuary 24, 2023 - 11:00 am271 Raglan Parade Warrnambool, VIC Venue: Eastern Park

Family and friends of JOYCE are invited to attend a Service at the Eastern Park Chapel, 271 Raglan Parade, Warrnambool on TUESDAY (January 24) commencing at 11.00am. The cortège will leave at the conclusion of the Service for the Tower Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please consider making a donation to Palliative Care South West Healthcare, envelopes will be available at the Service. See webpage for livestream access or to leave tributes and condolences.


  1. Thinking of you all at this sad time

    Barbara Hardy January 24, 2023
  2. Deepest sympathy to Marney and Martin families. Our thoughts are with you all. On your loss. Off Joyce. John and Raexx

    Rae Lumsden January 24, 2023
  3. Deepest and sincere sympathy to Graeme and Bruce and Family.
    Joyce was such a lovely Lady who will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
    R.I.P Joyce
    Deanna Speechley

    Deanna speechley January 24, 2023
  4. Thinking of you all and sending love and sympathy. We have many happy memories of times spent with Joyce and always remember her beautiful smile.
    Love Trish and Rex Grady.

    Trish Grady January 24, 2023
  5. Deepest and sincere sympathy to Graeme and family. On the sad loss of dear Joyce .
    My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time .
    Mary Farley

    Mary Farley January 23, 2023
  6. My thoughts are with Graeme, the extended Marney family, Eleanor, Glenice, Albert and the Martin family on the passing of Joyce. Special memories of growing up in the 50s & 60s with visits to the farm

    Alex Johnson January 23, 2023
  7. We were so sad to hear the passing of Joyce. Joyce was such a beautiful lady who will be greatly missed by all who knew her.
    Graeme , l know how much you will miss Joyce, but take comfort and strength from your wonderful family, Phil, Debbie, Bruce & Tim that you had together. I know their love will get you thru this sad and difficult time. We are both here to offer help too!
    Your loving marriage was an inspiration to us ❤️
    RIP Joyce x
    Sandra & Mick

    Sandra Meade January 22, 2023
  8. Deepest sympathy to the Marney Family. Our love and thoughts are with you at this very sad time.
    A beautiful lady who will be fondly rembered by all.
    Rest In Peace Joyce.
    Ros & Steve Stewart

    Ros Stewart January 21, 2023
  9. 24/05/1941 – 19/01/2023
    Aged 81 years
    2nd daughter of Stuart and Phyllis Martin late of ‘Flowerfield’, Koroit.
    Loved sister and sister-in-law of Eleanor and Alec McDonald, Douglas and Pat Martin (both dec) Glenice and Noel McDonald, Albert and Joan Martin.
    Rest in Peace

    Guyetts Funerals January 20, 2023