Joe D. Coonrod
Residence: Monticello, Indiana
Died: Monday, August 30, 2010
Location: 12:50 p.m., at the White County Memorial Hospital in Monticello, Indiana
 
 
Age: 90
Date of Birth: Sunday, December 07, 1919
Birth place:
 
 
Father: Josiah Coonrod  
Mother: Elizabeth (Hooker) Coonrod  
Marital Status: Married
Resided in: In the White County, Indiana, area all of his life.
Funeral Date: Friday, September 03, 2010
Funeral Location: Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Clergy: Family and Friends
Burial will take place: Private for the family.
Visitation will be: 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Friday, September 3, 2010, at the Miller - Roscka Funeral Home of Monticello, Indiana.
Biographical Information: Joe was the youngest of three (3) sons of Josiah and Elizabeth (Hooker) Coonrod. He passed away after a short illness. Joe had lived in the Buffalo and Monticello, Indiana, communities all of his life, and was a graduate of Buffalo High School in Buffalo, Indiana, where he excelled in sports. He was a big fan of Stan Musial, Larry Bird and the St. Louis Cardinals. In his younger years, Joe, enjoyed bowling and golf. His hobbies were wood working, and gardening. Joe loved sharing his garden produce with all his friends. Joe had worked several years in construction and as a foreman for twenty (20) years for USDA. When the Government did away with that job he went to work for nearly twenty (20) years for Howard & Sons, John Deere in Monticello, Indiana, from which he retired in 1988.
Special Services: Family & Friends wish to celebrate and share good memories of Joe's life.
Memorial Information: In Lieu of flowers memorials may be given to the wishes of the donor. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Marriage Information: Joe is survived by his wife, Betty J. (Pierce) Coonrod, after sixty-four (64) years of marriage.
Survivors include:
Wife,
Betty J.Coonrod of Monticello, Indiana;

Son and daughter-in-law,
Mike and Gayla Coonrod of Kimberling City, Missouri;

Four (4) Grandchildren;

Eleven (11) Great Grandchildren;

Brother,
Bill Coonrod of Buffalo, Indiana;

Host of Family and Friends.
Preceded in Death:
Parents,
Josiah and Elizabeth (Hooker) Coonrod;

Brother,
Defoe Coonrod.


Arrangements by:
Miller-Roscka Funeral Home