Joseph Hargraves, 85, of Pequannock passed away February 24, 2022.
The son of the late Richard and Anna Hargraves, he was born on July 22, 1936. Joe grew up in North Haledon. After serving in the U.S. Army in June 10, 1962 he married Thekla Mary Daly and they settled in Pequannock in 1964. Before retiring in 1992, Joe was employed by Bayers Inc. He then worked in security for Chilton Hospital for 10 years. He was a parishioner of Holy Spirit Church and member of Bishop Navagh Knights of Columbus.
Joe will be remembered as an exceptional husband, father, grandfather, uncle and friend. Never wanted to be an inconvenience to anyone and always charitable.
Joe is survived by his wife Thekla Mary; daughter Joanne Blank and her husband Carey; grandsons Ryan and Matthew Stoeckle; step granddaughter Shannon Becker; nephew and godson Ronald Ross and his wife Lisa and their children Megan and Nickolas; niece Christine Admire and nephew Richard Hargraves of Florida. Joe was predeceased by his sister Dorothy Hargraves and brother Richard Hargraves.
Family and Friends are welcome to visit on Sunday February 27, 2022 from 2-6pm at the funeral home. There will be a Funeral Mass Monday February 28, 2022 at 10am at Holy Spirit Church in Pequannock. Entombment will take place following the Mass at Holy Sepulchre in Totowa.