Joyce L. Jensen

December 12, 1929 - February 28, 2024


Obituary For Joyce L. Jensen

Madison – Joyce L. Jensen, age 94, died at Cambridge Senior Living in Eau Claire, WI on February 28, 2024. She was born on December 12, 1929, in Madison, WI, the daughter of Harold and Wilma (Anderson) Clark.

She married Arthur W. Jensen Sr. in Madison, Wisconsin on June 6, 1948, at St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, he preceded her in death in July 1993. Also preceding her in death was her son Arthur W. Jensen Jr. in 2003, daughter-in-law Barbara (Thomas) Jensen in 2019, her daughter Jullie A. (Alan) Ausel in 2020, her daughter Bonnie (Erwin) Dauley in 2022; her parents Harold and Wilma; and her brother Donald G. (Phylis) Clark.

Joyce will be missed by her loving family; her three children; Thomas (Barbara), Connie (Steve) Harmon, and Daniel (Violeta); 12 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; 3 great great grandchildren.

Joyce worked at Central Wisconsin Center for many years as a loving caregiver for the developmentally disabled. She was very close to the Lord and undoubtedly sits next to him in heaven today.

A special thanks to the staff of Cambridge Senior Living and Hospice Care.

Private family services will be held at a later date.

To view and sign this guestbook, please visit:

Ryan Funeral Home & Cremation Services

2418 N. Sherman Ave.


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  • March 07, 2024

    It saddens me to here this Joyce I remember the day I became your neighbor you was opened armed and welcoming I will never forget our conversation about the trash cans my prayers and condolences to you and the family my you rest well

  • March 05, 2024

    Joyce was a very dear friend of my grandmother Edna. They met and worked together at Central WI as Foster Grandparents. They would often go to McDonalds for a hamburger and coffee, Walmart for browsing, and stopping by garage sales. Every year I would take them to the St. Dennis Festival for book shopping and an afternoon of bingo. I was and will always be thankful for their friendship.

  • March 03, 2024

    Your Mom will always be a part of me. I have alot of special memories from my younger life that no one can ever take away. Love Kathy S.

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