Janet Maye (Eddy) Metz, 79, Wichita, died Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015, at her home.

She was born Dec. 9, 1935, in Russell County to Duke and Helengene Cook Neil. She was a 1953 graduate of Russell High School and graduated from Kansas State University with a bachelorís degree.

She married E. Doug Metz on Dec. 27, 1959, in Russell. She was a social worker in Russell County.

Survivors include her husband of 55 years, of the home; four daughters, Kelly Younger, Ulysses, Stacey Metz, Seneca, Sara Kadowaki, San Diego, Calif., and Mary Mattingly, Wichita; two brothers, Allan Neil, Derby and Bill Neil, Russell; a sister, Linda Renberger, Derby; and nine grandchildren.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Russell City Cemetery; cremation has preceded the service.

Memorials are suggested to Rivercross Hospice of Wichita in care of Pohlman-Varner-Peeler Mortuary, Russell.