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Steen, Joseph 'Joe' D.

Age: 78
Passed on: Thursday, March 14, 2019
Service Date: Monday, March 18, 2019
Visitation: 1:30pm-5pm,

In Loving Memory of Joseph ‘Joe’ Dawson Steen 78 years Thursday, March 14th, 2019 at his residence. Beloved husband of 53 years of Dorothy (Vendette) Steen. Joe provided unconditional love and endless support to his children Dawson (Rose), Erin (Joey Dupuis), and Janson. Proud Papa of Jordyn, Maya, Noah, Taylor, and Leland. Dear son of Demerise (Blackburn) and Dawson Arden Steen both predeceased. Dear brother of Lily Gionet, Evelyn Gionet, and predeceased by Dairy Furlotte and Reta Watkins. Sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Joe was born in Chapleau, he had many stories of his youth and was truly a “Chapleau Boy”. As a young man he worked as a mail clerk for CP Rail, in 1965 Joe became a Police Officer and served with the OPP, as well as the Sudbury Regional Police. In 1999 Joe retired as the bylaw officer for Rayside Balfour. Despite his health challenges over the years, Joe maintained his positive attitude and infectious sense of humor. Special thanks to the HSN Staff whose wonderful care granted Joe 12 extra years to spend with his loved ones. A celebration of his life will be held in the Jackson and Barnard Funeral Home 233 Larch Street, Sudbury Monday, March 18th, 2019 from 1:30pm-5pm, with words of remembrance at 3pm. Cremation at the Park Lawn Crematorium. Donations to the HSNF Renal Unit would be appreciated. For donations and messages of condolence, www.lougheed.org.