Joseph Lamar Medley

MEDLEY, JOSEPH LAMAR, 89, passed away Thursday, February 27, 2014 at Jefferson Manor Nursing Home.

He was born in Garrett, KY to William Joseph and Lillian (Burnette) Medley.

Joseph was a retired Field Supt. for Bornstein Construction Co., a Combat Medic World War II Army Veteran and was awarded the Bronze Star. He was a Scoutmaster for 19 years and founder of Viking Canoe Club.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and his loving wife of 47 years, Mary Frances (Robinson) Medley; and his 2nd wife, Margaret Frymire; two sisters, Helen Solar and Joyce Brown; and a brother, G. D. Medley.

Survivors include his children, Gary Medley (Sharon), Teri Skipworth (Bill), Mark Medley (Lena), Tim Medley (Teresa) and Kelli Bisig; 16 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; two brothers: Randall (JoAnne) and James Medley (Betty Jo); and a sister, Mary Jo Brown (Anthony).

His Funeral Mass will be celebrated 2 p.m. Sunday at St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church, 440 St. Martins Rd., Flaherty, KY 40175, with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday 3 - 8 p.m. at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Hwy.

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Owen Funeral Home
5317 Dixie Highway Louisville, KY 40216
(502) 447-2600

Published in The Courier-Journal on Feb. 28, 2014