SHERMAN - Funeral services for H.J. Joe Vanneste, age 74, of Sherman, Texas will be held at 3 p.m. Monday at the Waldo Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at the Friendship Cemetery in Sherman.|
Joe passed away on Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at his residence in Sherman.
He was born on January 26, 1940 in Kansas City, Mo. the son of Leon and Helen Nielson Vanneste. Joe joined and served in the United States Air Force. He married Dora Helen Gann on September 16, 1971. Joe worked and retired from Anderson Clayton after 20 years. He then started and operated D & J Delivery Service in 1981. Joe loved to play dominos.
He is survived by his daughter, Deborah Rogers of Colorado, son, Bruce Lowing of Van Alstyne, Texas, seven grandchildren, Tonya Brown, David Bell, Tyler Fisher, Kayla Vest, Michael Lowing, Erika Lowing and C.J. Lowing, six great grandchildren, two nephews, Vernon Roth and Rollin Roth and seven great nieces and nephews.
Joe is also survived by his special friend and care giver, Kathy Suter of Bells, Texas. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, niece, Kristi Wolters and sister, Betty Roth.
The family will receive friends at Waldo Funeral Home on Sunday, July 27th from 3 to 5 p.m.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to Home Hospice of Grayson County at 505 W. Center Street Sherman, TX 75090.
Pallbearers will be Roy Holmes, Chris Holmes, Charlie Hill, Billy Grove, Josh Copeland and Randy Straka.
The online register book may be signed at www.waldofuneralhome.com.
Published in The Herald Democrat on July 27, 2014