Joseph J. “Joe” Chavez, 80, of Mansfield, passed away on Friday, June 19, 2020.
Joe was born on June 1, 1940, in Mansfield, to Genero and Eloisa (Ugalde) Chavez. Joe was a great dad, brother, son and grandpa, and all around great person, and he will be greatly missed. He had been a member of the Sons of Herman, and enjoyed watching TV, playing solitaire, spending time with his family, and was a Buckeye sports fan.
He is survived by his girlfriend, Marq Rine; six children, Dale (Dawn) Chavez of Medina, Julie (Devin Guardiola) Chavez of Mansfield, and Mike, Joe, Jeff, and Kelly, all of Florida; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and his sister, Anna Simon.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents; and sisters, Mary Kirkpatrick, Josie King, Joan Welch, and Rosie Cain.
Calling hours will be from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 24, 2020, at Werner Gompf Funeral Services, ltd, 1106 Park Ave. East, Mansfield. Funeral services will follow at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Father Hite officiating. Burial will be in Mansfield Cemetery, Catholic Section.
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