Joseph McIntyre(1930 - 2014)

JOSEPH MCINTYRE, 83, OF SKIPPACK Joseph McIntyre, 83, of Skippack, passed away Monday, April 7, 2014 at Einstein Montgomery Hospital in East Norriton surrounded by his family. He was the beloved husband of Frances (Latshaw) McIntyre. They were married for over 58 years. Born November 14, 1930 in Conshohocken, he was the son of the late Jay Arthur McIntyre and Dorothy M. (Murphy) McIntyre. He was a graduate of Upper Merion High School, class of 1948, and attended East Stroudsburg University and Villanova University. Mr. McIntyre then went on to serve in the United States Air Force for four years. An avid golfer, Joseph taught himself how to play golf at a young age and later went on to become a golf professional at St. David's Country Club in Wayne, PA. He was a member at Spring Ford Country Club for 26 years and served as the club's president for nine of those years. Mr. McIntyre was the VP of Sales at Dettra Flag in Oaks, PA for 30 years. He was also an active member of the Valley Forge chapter of AMBUCS and served as President. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughters, Jody Candelmo and her husband Gregory of Orefield, Amanda Moore and her husband Neal of Downingtown, Jennifer Angstadt and her husband Scott of Spring Mount, Amy Jo Peyton and her husband Andrew of Collegeville, his grandchildren; Renee and her husband Dale, Nicole, Joseph, Emily, Sean, Kelly, Collin, Brian, and Peyton. Mr. McIntyre was predeceased by his sister Jean Gephardt. Mr. McIntyre's family was always important to him. However, the true depth of his love was realized when he had his nine grandchildren. No matter how he was feeling, he always wanted to know how all of his kids were and attended as many of their games and/or events as he physically could. We will always remember all of the lessons, encouragement, and love he shared with all of us. We will miss our "Poppy Joe". The family will be having a private funeral services at their convenience. Contributions may be made in his memory to the Wounded Warriors Project at in honor of Joseph McIntyre. Online condolences may be made to the family at

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R.L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home
3440 Skippack Pike Cedars, PA 19423
Published in The Mercury on Apr. 10, 2014