Joyce Greenwald


Joyce Greenwald

1926 - 2014

Joyce Greenwald, 87, a resident of Kenosha, died Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, at Casa delMare;.

Joyce was born Aug. 10, 1926, in Kenosha, Wis., to the late Herman and Ann (Simcik) Christensen. On Aug. 23 1944, she married Daniel Greenwald at St. Thomas Aquinas Church in Kenosha. Joyce retired from the Kenosha County Highway Department and had previously worked at Bode Brothers Furniture Store and the Elks Club. Joyce bowled in many local leagues and was a member of the Bowlers 600 Club. She played bridge with several clubs in Kenosha and Arizona. Joyce was an active volunteer, donating her time to several hospitals and to the Meals-On-Wheels programs in Kenosha and in Sun City AZ.

Joyce is survived by her three daughters, Patricia (Thomas Sr.) Meeks of Holland Ohio, Marcia (Calvin) Bredek of Orangevale Calif., and Ellen (Steven) Kempf of Beach Park, Ill.; and by her grandchildren, Valerie and Thomas Jr. (Maria) Meeks, Daniel, Dustin (Shawna) and Kevin (Brandy) Bredek, Julie (Erik) Ehlers, Martin (Erica), Jesse and Rebecca Kempf and Caitlin (Seth) Williams. Joyce had 16 great grandchildren with

another on the way. She is further survived by her sisters-in-law Catherine Christensen of Arizona and Doloris Whiteside of Kenosha, and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Daniel, on Oct. 31, 2013, and by one brother, Robert Christensen of Arizona.

Joyces family would like to thank the staff of Casa delMare; for their kind and considerate care of Joyce during the past year and a half as well as Hospice Alliance for their comforting care during the last three months of Joyces life.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday,

March 1, 2014, at St. Mary Catholic Church (the corner of 39th Ave. and 73rd St.) at 11 a.m. Visitation with the family will take place from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the Mass at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to Hospice Alliance would

be appreciated.

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