Joseph F. Jarvis

Sept. 10, 1937 - Sept. 26, 2007

Joseph F. Jarvis, 70, of Waukesha, died Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2007, at AngelsGrace Hospice in Oconomowoc. He was born Sept. 10, 1937, in Waukesha, to Joseph D. and Grace (nee Woeffel) Jarvis.

He was a 1956 graduate of Waukesha High School. On Sept. 17, 1966, he married the former Carol Jandt. In 1967, he began working at DeCanio Builders Supply Co. until his retirement this year.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Carol of Waukesha, along with their daughters, Cathy (Al) Solowicz of Neenah and Beth Bergman of Hartland. He is the dear grandfather of Jenny, Ally, Sam and Katey Solowicz and Abby and Emma Bergman; beloved brother of Al Jarvis of Whitefish Bay, Jerry Jarvis of Waterford, Mary Stone of Virginia and Bernadine (Don) Marx of Waukesha; sister-in-law, Hilde Jarvis of Kansas; and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Delores Hutchinson and Pat Bergmann, and brother, Daniel Jarvis.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral Mass on Friday, Sept. 28, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 225 S. Hartwell Ave., Waukesha. Graveside services will follow at St. Joseph Cemetery.

A special thank you to the oncology department at Waukesha Memorial Hospital and staff at AngelsGrace Hospice for all their wonderful care.

Memorials in Joe’s name are appreciated for Masses at church or AngelsGrace Hospice, W359-N7430 Brown St., Oconomowoc, WI 53066.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035, or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com to leave an online tribute.