Joseph Clinton Chandler, 85, of Milroy, passed away on October 24, 2021 at his home. He was born in Laurel Indiana to the late Martha Gladys (Dunn) Chandler and William Howard Chandler on April 21, 1936. He worked at Admiral Corporation as a mill worker and was foreman over the mill room for 35 years also worked for Rockwell International Corporation. Joseph is a member of Big Flat Rock Christian Church. His interests were refurnishing old homes and rebuilding old cars. Most of all he loved his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Joseph loved to travel and spoil the children.
He is survived by the love of his life, Irma Jean Moore (Burgay) Chandler, children, Joseph Lee (Patricia) Chandler , John Allen Chandler (deceased) , widow, Suzie Love, Angela Jean (Brent) Huffman, Andrea Jane (Perry) Boles, Goddaughter, Gail (Pete) Wilder; brother Clarence ?Bud? (Linda) Chandler of Indianapolis and sister, Katherine ?Katie? (companion, Ron) Reed of Green Castle. He will also be missed by his grandchildren, Amy Jo (Tom) Daugherty, Jonathan David Allen Chandler, Timothy Allen Sorrell, Megan Susanne Renee Chandler, Sylvia Jane Sorrell (Adam) Thomas and Perry David (companion, Taylor Winzenread) Boles II, Alyssa Jane Boles and 13 great-grandchildren.
Joseph is preceded in death by his parents, son, John Allen Chandler; grandson, Jerran Lee Chandler, siblings Hubert Garrian, Patricia Matney, Bill Chandler, Bonnie Chandler, and Jerry Chandler.
Services will be held on Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 10 Am in Moster Mortuary, with Pastor Mitchell Beard presiding. Friends are welcome to visit the family from 4 PM-8PM on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 in the mortuary. Burial will be held in East Brook Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made out to Big Flat Rock Christian Church.