Joseph Gordon III

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Joseph Gordon III, age 48, of Athens, passed away on Friday, August 23, 2013.
A native of Long Island, N.Y., Mr. Gordon was the son of Joseph Gordon Jr. and Marguerite Minden Gordon. He retired from the U.S. Navy, where he had served on a number of submarines.
Survivors in addition to his parents include a sister, Wendy Strus, and her husband, Wojtek, of Athens; and three nephews: Andrew, Michael, and Jason.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
Online condolences may be offered at
Bernstein Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Athens, is in charge of the arrangements.
Published in Athens Banner-Herald on Aug. 24, 2013
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