Joan Stevens Wedel, 77, died Oct. 18, 2010, at the Wesley Medical Center, Wichita.
She was an elementary and high school teacher.  
Survivors include her husband, LaVern Wedel, Newton; daughter, Dawna R. Stevens, Melbourne, Fla.; sons Derek Stevens, Tampa, Fla., Michael (Cheryl) Griffin, Cherryvale, Virgil (Louretta) Wedel, Moundridge, Tracy (Cecilia) Wedel, Newton, Terry (Kathy) Wedel, Rogers, Ark.; brother, Roy Shelinbarger, Jr., Wichita; sister, Debi Hobbs, Wichita; 10 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Funeral service will be Friday at 2 p.m. at the First Church of the Nazerene, Newton, followed by a committal service at 4:30 p.m. in the First Mennonite Church Cemetery, Moundridge. Visitation will be Thursday from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the Moundridge Funeral Home, Moundridge. Memorial donations are suggested to the First Church of the Nazerene, in care of the funeral home.