McGUFFEY — Joseph “Joe” Jordan, age 84, died on Sunday, April 16, 2017 at 3:44 p.m. at Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus.
was born on Aug. 21, 1932 in McGuffey to Pearl and Emma (Woods) Jordan
who preceded him in death. On Aug. 21, 1954 he married Peggy Duffman and
she survives in McGuffey.
Joe retired from F.H. Bailey & Sons
Concrete of Ada and Kenton and also Green and Sawyer Concrete Company
of Lima. He later ran his own lawn care and concrete finishing service.
He was a 1950 graduate of McGuffey High School. Joe was a member of the
Kenton Moose Lodge #428 and the Colonial Hills Golf Club, where he was
the club champion for five years. Joe accepted the Lord as his personal
Savior. He was an avid deer hunter. Joe enjoyed spending time with his
family and attending his grandchildren’s sporting events and school
functions. Joe’s philosophy was “if you are going to do something do it
right or not at all.”
He is survived by two sons, Tim (Alice)
Jordan of McGuffey and Todd (Vonda) Jordan of Belle Center; a daughter,
Treena (Duane) Krummrey of McGuffey; a daughter-in-law, Lorinda (Dave)
Sparks of Belle Center; nine grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.
was preceded in death by a son, Tom Jordan on Dec. 11, 1988; eight
brothers, Chet, Clayton, Charlie, Calvin, Carl, Wayne, Richard and Lyman
Jordan; and five sisters, Cloie, Martha, Kathleen, Barb and Audrey.
services will begin at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 20, at Hanson-Neely
Funeral Home, Alger with Pastor Randy Manns officiating. Burial will be
in Preston Cemetery, Alger.
Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8
p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, at Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Alger and
until time of service on Thursday at the funeral home.
In lieu of
flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Alger First United
Methodist Church Backpack Blessings Program and/or the McGuffey Church
of Christ for the benefit of Community Meals.
Condolences can be expressed at www.hansonneely.com
Arrangements are by Hanson-Neely Funeral Home, Alger