He was born in St. Joseph, MO on December 13, 1939.
Joe married Gail Chappell at King Hill Baptist Church on November 1958 in St. Joseph, MO. and she preceded him in death in 2004.
Joe enjoyed western movies, western clothing, music, and poetry. He was a very likable person who volunteered with many organizations.
Survivors include one brother-in-law, Marion “Dale” (Doris) Chappell; one sister, Shirley (Donald) Duffy; one sister-in-law Sylvia (Harold) Simmons all of St. Joseph, MO.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and one brother.
Memorial celebration of Life will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, May 3, 2014 at God’s Place Church in St. Joseph, MO. Public visitation and family receiving hours will be 6 to 8 p.m. Friday May 2, 2014 at Gladden-Stamey Funeral Home 2335 St. Joseph Ave in St. Joseph, MO.
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