BOGGS, Joe Edward, age 45, of Toronto, OH, passed away suddenly Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, at his home of natural causes.
He was born March 4, 1967, in Alliance, OH.
Joe was a self-employed contractor in the state of Washington and had served his country in the U.S. Army and also served as an Army recruiter while in the Army.
He was preceded in death by his father, Earl Boggs
Joe is survived by his mother, Susan Mc Elwain Canfield and her husband, Tim of Toronto, OH; daughter, Athene Boggs of Olympia, WA; step-daughter, Vesta (Jake) Ehli of Olympia, WA; step-grandson, Andrew Ehli; brother Earl D. (Dori) Boggs of Sebring, OH; step-brother, David E. Boggs. He is survived by an additional step-brother and two step-sisters.
Friends and family will be received for visitation 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20, at the Clarke Funeral Home 302 Main St. Toronto.
A celebration service of Joe's life will be held 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 21, at the funeral home with the Reverend Kevin Rinkes officiating. Interment will follow at the Island Creek Cemetery County Road 46 Toronto. Full military honors will be conducted at the cemetery by the Toronto American Legion.
Memorial contributions in memory of Joe may be made to the donor's choice in his memory.
To view the obituary, sign the guest register or send condolences to the family go to www.clarkefuneralhome.com.