Joe Bailey Huckabey Jr.

April 29, 1927 - June 11, 2013
Joe Bailey Huckabey, age 86, of Vacaville, passed away after a long illness on June 11. Born April 29, 1927 in Huntington Park, Calif., he was preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Cecile; his brothers, Stanley and Paul, and his sisters, Rogene Julian and Nadine Wunderlich.
Joe served in the U.S. Army during World War II and followed that with a lifelong career in Carpentry. Prior to his illness, his favorite pastimes were spending time with his family and working on his cars and home. He will be remembered for his strong work ethic and great love of family.
Joe is survived by his loving wife of 67 years, Edna Huckabey; sisters, Betty Word and Donna Peckenpaugh and is the beloved father of Linda Bowlan, Sandy White, and Pam Brooks; grandfather of John Bowlan, Jr., Krista Bulger, and Matthew and Danny Brooks, and great-grandfather of Marissa, Mallory and Mia Bowlan, and Kyle and Owen Bulger.
He will be interred after a brief service at the Sacramento Valley National Cemetery in Dixon on Monday, June 24, at 9:30 a.m.

Published in The Reporter on June 16, 2013