With heavy hearts we announce the passing of our loved one, Joseph King, aged 72 years of Southeast Placentia. A loving husband, devoted father and brother, and "Special Poppy."
Predeceased by parents William and Gertrude King; parents-in-law Thomas and Rita Croke; brothers Pat, Rick, and Dan; sister Rose; brothers-in-law John Croke, Ernie Ghezzi, James Ennis, and Stephen Murphy; sister-in-law Geraldine King; and special nephew David Slade.
Leaving to mourn his loving wife of 50 years, Theresa, son Jeff (Brenda), daughter Cindy (Eric); and three treasured grandchildren Sophie, Spencer, and Preston; four brothers William (Jean), Don (Theresa), Jerry (Paula), and Mark (Mary); sisters Maureen Barry (Gerald), Claire Ennis (Phil), Kelly Slade (Dave), and Anne Marie Ghezzi; sister-in-law Shirley King; as well as a large circle of nieces and nephews.
Resting at Maher's Funeral Home, Placentia, with visitation on Thursday and Friday from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. Mass of Christian Burial at 11am on Saturday, October 13th at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia. Interment to follow at Dermot McGettigan Memorial Cemetery in Southeast Placentia.