Joseph Ysais, Sr.
"It's Been a Wonderful Life"
Joseph "Joe" Robert Ysais, Sr., age 73, of Newark, DE, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 8, 2012. He was a cherished husband, father, and "Pop-Pop." He was born on January 18, 1939 in Santa Ana, CA to the late Pilar and Manuel Ysais. Joe served his country in the U.S. Air Force
, and worked for 40 years at the DuPont company. He deeply loved his wife of 54 years, and their six children. A strong Christian, he taught Sunday School for many years.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley, and their children: Karen, Susan, Joe Jr., Robert, Nancy, and Linda, their spouses, and 10 grandchildren. He is also survived by 10 siblings, their spouses, and nieces and nephews.
A viewing will be held on Monday, December 17 at 11:30 a.m. at Cornerstone Church 3135 Summit Bridge Rd., Bear, DE followed by a service in celebration of Joe's life at 12:30 p.m. Interment will be at 2:00 p.m. at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Bear, DE.
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Strano & Feeley
Family Funeral Home