Joseph was a former salesman for Monsanto and he retired after 25 years of service. He was a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. Joseph served his country in the U.S. Navy from 1955 to 1959.
He was the beloved husband of Virginia (Buckley), to whom he was married 52 years; loving father of Steve (Lynn) Selmants, Elizabeth “Betsy” (Scot) Lucas and Paul Selmants; dear grandfather of Joey and Brian Selmants and Lola Lucas; and loving brother of Margaret Christenson.
Service will be held at 10 A.M., Friday, February 1, 2013 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 317 E. Liberty St., Medina. Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston will officiate. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, January 30, 2013 from 6 to 8 P.M. at Waite & Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St, Medina.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Medina County, 5075 Windfall Rd., Medina, OH 44256.
Online condolences may be left at www.waitefuneralhome.com