The Rev. Joe Angel Medina Jr.
April 14, 1963 — Aug. 12, 2016

The Rev. Joe Angel Medina Jr.The Rev. Joe Angel Medina Jr., age 53, of Waukesha, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, August 12, 2016, with his loving family at his side. Rev. Joe was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, son, brother, uncle, mentor, teacher, leader and military veteran.

Joe was born on April 14, 1963 in Oconomowoc, to Jose A. Medina Sr. and Victoria Hernandez. He married the love of his life, Yolanda Lomeli, on November 21, 1981, in Tennessee.

Rev. Joe is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Yolanda; his children, Amanda (Eric) Roddy-Medina, Jose A Medina III, Alejandro N. Medina, Vicente A. (Blanca) Medina, Felipe G. Medina and Veronica F. Medina; his adorable granddaughters, Marissa, Isabella, Olivia, Ava Marie, Leticia, Anna and Natalia; his parents, Jose and Victoria Medina; his mother-in-law, Viola Lomeli; his siblings, San Juana (Roberto) Gonzalez, Oscar (Jennifer) Medina, Sr., Alfredo Medina, Mary Sylvia Dischler, George Medina Sr., Angelina (Carlos) Conchi and Carlos Medina; and other family and friends.

Funeral services for Rev. Joe will be Friday, August 19, at 10:00AM at Fox River Christian Church, S46W24130 Lawnsdale Road, Waukesha, with the Rev. Guy Conn officiating. Visitation will be held Thursday, August 18, from 12:00 (noon) until 7:00PM at the church. Burial will be at Prairie Home Cemetery and will be private for immediate family only.

Memorial contributions in Rev. Joe’s name may be directed to: Helping Pastor Joe Fund at Waukesha State Bank, P.O. Box 648, Waukesha, WI 53187-0648); or to Thelen Funeral Services, W309-S4840 Commercial Drive, North Prairie, WI 53153).

The family wants to thank everyone — church families, political families, veteran families — frankly everyone for loving and supporting Rev. Joe and them.

Thelen Funeral Services of Genesee is honored to be assisting the Medina family. For further information, maps or the online guest registry, please go to www.thelenfh.com or call 262-392-4251.