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Joseph Rambo Jr.


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Joseph Rambo Jr. Obituary
Colonel Joseph Slough Rambo, Jr., age 98, died June 5, 2018 in Nashville, Tennessee in the comfort of his family. He was born October 23, 1919, in Norristown, Pennsylvania, where he attended elementary and high school. He was a career U.S. Air Force officer. Colonel Rambo retired in 1975 and moved to Santee South Carolina, in July of 1976 to pursue his great passion for the game of golf. He was a tenacious and accomplished golfer through age 93. In 2013, he moved to Nashville to be closer to family. Until only days before his passing, he maintained a remarkable involvement in all activities at the Park Manor apartments in Nashville, and as an active volunteer in the community. On June 19, 1943, he was married to Mabelle Glass. who pre-deceased him on Dec 23, 2010. He is survived by his daughter, Jeanne Rambo Hawkins (Mrs. Robert L. Hawkins, III) of Nashville, Tennessee, and two grandchildren Erin Kiernon (Patrick), Brooklyn, New York and Michael Brooks (Lauren) Huntington Woods, Michigan, as well as three great-granddaughters. Burial will be at a future date in Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia. Neighbours Life Celebration Services, 615 885 0012
Published in The Times Herald on June 8, 2018
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