CARLSBAD, Calif. – Kathleen Joyce Fenske was born Jan. 15, 1924, in Brownville Junction, to Bartholomew and Beatrice Jean McDermott. She passed away peacefully March 18, 2014, in Carlsbad, Calif.
Joyce is survived by Gustav M. Fenske, her loving husband of 67 years; her son, Matthew Gustav Fenske and his wife, Rachel Finch Fenske. She was predeceased by her son, Curtis Bartholomew Fenske; sisters, Madelyn, Margaret, and Elaine; and brothers, James, and Stanley.
Joyce and her family lived in South Lake Tahoe for 30 years. She was an avid bridge player, holding the title of Life Master, and was the owner and director of the S. Lake Tahoe Bridge Club.
A memorial Mass will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, March 29, at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Carlsbad, Calif.