Passed away suddenly at his home in Orillia on Monday April 23rd 2018 at the age of 75. Beloved husband of the late Gisela (nee Klemke). Dear father of Diana Herhold and her husband Roland. Loving grandfather of Jessica and Dylan. Joe will be fondly remembered by Dave Cosgrove and his son David, Sue MacMillan and her daughter Lisa, the Duffy, and Klemke families and friends. A graveside service will be held at St. Michael’s Cemetery, Highway 12 Orillia on Monday April 30th, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. As an expression of sympathy memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or to the Kidney Foundation through the Simcoe Funeral Home, 38 James St. E. Orillia.