Horse Creek Cemetery
Pawnee Fire Department
Joseph was a U.S. veteran, serving in the U.S. Army Air Corp. Joseph was a member of UMWA Local #9819. He worked for Peabody Coal Co.’s Mine #10 for 45 years, retiring in 1988. He also worked at Freeman United Crown #1 in Farmersville.
Joseph is survived by his wife, Dorothy, of Pawnee; a son, Danny Joe (wife, Patricia) Magos, of Tennessee; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
A private family service was held on Monday, March 12, with burial in Horse Creek Cemetery in Pawnee.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Pawnee Fire Dept., 711 8th St., P.O. Box 922, Pawnee, IL 62558.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.curryfh.com.
Curry Funeral Home in Pawnee is serving the family of Joseph Magos.