Anthony J. "Joe" Maligranda
MIDDLETOWN, IL - Anthony J. "Joe" Maligranda, 44, passed away on Jan. 30, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center. He was born July 18, 1969, in Rockford, Ill., the son of Edward Kincade and Krystyna Maligranda. Joe married Lisa Richardson on July 19, 2011, in Petersburg.
Joe is survived by his parents; his wife; daughters, Emily Maligranda (Jake Wimberly), Natalie Maligranda; step children, Brittany Goddard, Allyson Minor (Richard McCannon), Matthew Minor (fiancé, Lesha Hoyte); six, soon to be seven grandchildren; sister, Amanda (Robert) Mayes; brother, Matt (Jessica) Kincade; aunt, Wanda Meskowski; uncle, Konstanty Maligranda; and numerous cousins, nieces, and nephews. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Stan (Jean) Maligranda, paternal grandparents, Gilbert (Vera) Kincade, and niece, Alexis Krystyn.
Joe loved classic cars and took great pride in his work in construction. He was the recipient of the Bridge of the Year award from the state of Illinois.
A memorial service will be held 1 p.m., Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at Hurley Funeral Home, Petersburg, with the Rev. Dr. Delbert Penrod officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the family. To express condolences online please visit www.hurleyfh.com.
Hurley Funeral Home in Petersburg assisted the family with arrangements.