City – Joe, 96, died Sunday, May 5 in Stayton. He was born
in Neosho, MO. Joe moved to Salem in 1932, also living in
Portland, Toledo, Siletz, Monmouth, Independence, Bend from
1978 – 2007 when he moved to Mill City. He served in the US
Navy during WWII.
worked as a bulldozer operator most of his life and did a
variety of occupations. He was a member of the Presbyterian
Church in Portland, Oddfellows, Moose, and life member of the
Elks. Joe enjoyed hunting, fishing, and metal detecting.
He married Rosa Formosa in Portland, she preceded him
in death in 2002.
survived by brothers: Gordon Weathers of
Marcola, Wilbur Weathers of Coos Bay and Dillard
Weathers of Springfield; and sister: Esther Stafford of Mill
City. He was preceded in death by brothers: Basil, Ervin,
Wallace, Obert, Allen, and Kenneth and sister: Ruth Gerard.
memorial service will be Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 2:00 pm at
the Oddfellows lodge in Stayton. Serving the family, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.