Joyce M. (Vander Voort) Karnes

November 25, 1946 - September 12, 2019
Thursday, September 26, 2019

Joyce M. Karnes was born at home in Big Timber on November 25, 1946 to Joe and Gertrude Vander Voort.

She passed away at home in Enumclaw, Washington on Sept. 12 with her family close by.

Joyce was preceded in death by her parents, brothers Harold and James Vander Voort. She is survived by her husband Larry Karnes of 46 years, brother David (Inga) Vander Voort, three sons, William Lake, Robert (Dawn) Lake and Brian (Kristin) Karnes, stepchildren, Cheri (John) Rehon, Valerie (Rick) Secrist, Michael (Michele) Karnes and Matthew (Lori) Karnes, 11 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Joyce was an active member of the Loyal Order of Moose for many years.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Franciscan Hospice or Moose Charities.

A celebration of life will be held at 2 p.m., Sept. 28 at the Enumclaw Moose Lodge.