Joseph M. Lepree, 80, of DeGraff, passed away at 3:05 a.m. on Wednesday, August 31, 2022, in Fairhaven Shelby County Home in Sidney, Ohio. He was born on January 10, 1942, in Elizabeth, New Jersey, a son of the late Joseph Lepree and Nellie (Pielech) Lepree.
On January 10, 1974, Joe married his loving wife of 48 year, Lois (Wishney) Lepree in New Jersey, and she survives, along with his three stepchildren, Angel Marcinko of New Jersey, David Wishney, and Scott Emerson, both of DeGraff; five grandchildren; and numerous great grandchildren.
Joe had a varied work career, including accounting for a number of businesses both in New Jersey and Ohio, and worked production at Honda for a time. He was a member of Pleasant Grange, and a member of both the DeGraff United Methodist Church and Quincy United Methodist Church.
Burial will be in Greenwood-Union Cemetery at the convenience of family.
DARING & SANFORD FUNERAL HOME, DEGRAFF is honored to serve the Lepree family and encourages anyone to share a fond memory or message of condolence at www.edsfh.com.