June 28, 1936 - September 11, 2021
Resident of Kensington, CA
Joyce DeMercurio, age 85, passed away at her home in Kensington on Saturday, September 11th, 2021. Joyce is survived by her stepchildren, Mark DeMercurio, Nancy Okeke, Robert DeMercurio, and Ronald DeMercurio. She is preceded in death by her husband, Anthony DeMercurio.
Joyce was born in Dayton, Ohio on June 28th, 1936 to Leonard John Henkener and Ester Fogt Henkener. She attended New Lexington High School and played in the school band. She resided in Chicago before settling in the bay area in the 1970's.
Joyce and Tony were wed in 1975 and resided together in Kensington until Tony's death in 2015. While Tony ran the family printing business in Berkeley, Joyce would come in and take care of the weekly bookkeeping. While being a member of the Mira Vista Golf and Country Club, she was an avid golfer. She also loved to play bridge with her friends, and take long walks.
There is no memorial scheduled. Any gifts can be made in Joyce's name to Meals on Wheels. View the online memorial for Joyce DeMercurio
Published by East Bay Times on Sep. 23, 2021.