Stayton – Joseph,
71, died July 17 in Stayton. He was born and raised in
Davenport, IA. After serving in the US Navy during the Vietnam
War, Joseph lived in San Diego, CA then in Boise, ID before
moving to Silverton in 1987 and finally to Stayton in 1999.
He married Carmen Garcia on June 20, 1992
Joseph worked for 19
years at Sumco Semiconductors in Salem as an ingot grower of
silicon wafers. He was an avid sports fan, especially the Iowa
Hawkeye’s and loved Irish Wolfhounds and his Whippet, Tiger.
Joseph was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
and Knights of Columbus.
He is survived by
his wife: Carmen of Stayton; sons: Gabriel Lopez of Salem,
Brendan Callahan and Ryan Callahan both of Stayton. Joseph was
preceded in death by his parents and brother, Gregory.
A graveside service
will be held at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Davenport, IA. Local
arrangements by, North
Santiam Funeral Service, Stayton.