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Joseph Charles McElhaney Jr.

January 20, 1932 ~ October 25, 2018 (age 86)


Joseph Charles McElhaney Jr
January 20, 1932 - October 25, 2018
Joe returned home to his Heavenly Father on October 25, 2018.  He suffered from Dementia and other complications.
Joe was raised on a farm in Buckeye, Arizona.  He loved his family very much and always had stories to tell of his growing up years.
Most of his life he worked in construction, building and painting homes.
He was a faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
He loved reading the Book of Mormon and knew it was true.
Joe was the father of 7 children:
Debbie (Ken) Price, Randy (Tina) McElhaney, Cheri (Terry) Jenson, Desiree McElhaney, Clarissa (Russ) Strauss, Joe (Meshyalah) McElhaney, Casandra McElhaney
He has 26 grandchildren, 37 great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren.  
Joe is preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Bessie Rose McElhaney, his wife, Lolieta and daughter, Casandra and all of his siblings.
We would like to give a very special THANK YOU to all of the caretakers at the Wentworth Assisted Living in Draper, Utah 
Tender Care Hospice.  We love and appreciate each of you very much.
A Viewing will be held November 1, 2018 from 10-10:45 am.  
The funeral will follow immediately after the viewing at 11:00 am.
Location: Camp Williams VA Cemetery 
17111 South 1700 West
Bluffdale, Utah

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