Born July 27, 1924 – Died July 20, 2012
Joe was called home in his 88th year after a brief illness.  He was a loving husband of 43 years to Mary (Marocko). Predeceased by his parents  Mary & Nick Medarich of Michigan City, Indiana.  He will be sadly missed by his niece and nephews Andrew Marocko (Mary), Anna Marie Rankin (Jim), Edward Marocko (Tammy).  Special great uncle to Alexia & Gillian Marocko.  Joe was born in Lovilia, Iowa and served in the U.S. Army.  He retired from Joy Manufacturing after 30 years.  He was a faithful parishioner at St. Michael’s Slovak Byzantine Catholic Church.  Visitation at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Main Chapel) 519-253-7234  1700 Tecumseh Rd. E. on Sunday, July 22, 2012 from 2-5 & 7-9 p.m.  Prayers Sunday  at 8:00 p.m.  Family and friends are welcome to gather at St. Michael’s Slovak Byzantine Catholic Church (2120 Byng Rd., at Tecumseh Rd., East)  on Monday, July 23, 2012 for visitation  from 9:30 a.m. until time of Funeral Mass at 10:00 a.m.  Fr. Jaroslav Lajciak officiating.  Interment to follow at St. Alphonsus Cemetery.  In kindness, donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.  Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at

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