Feb. 15, 1939 — May 5, 2022
Joseph W. Puckett, 83 of Duluth, died Thursday, May 5, 2022, in St. Luke’s Hospital. He was 83 years old.
He was born Feb. 15, 1939, the son of LeRoy (Roy) and Elma Puckett (Vanguilder) Puckett. Joe attended school in Wrenshall and worked as a carpenter for many years and retired from Diamond Tool after 29 years. He was united in marriage to Linda Halase on Sept. 20, 1986. He enjoyed fishing, camping and spending time in the woods.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; and one sister.
He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Linda Puckett; children, David (Sherri) Puckett, Brian Puckett, Steven Puckett and Shelly (Jim) Netzel; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
The family would like to thank St. Luke’s Hospice Home Care Services and St. Luke’s Hospital.
Services will be held Tuesday, May 10, 2022, at Nelson Funeral Care with a visitation from 10:00 a.m. until the 11:00 a.m. funeral service. A luncheon will follow in the Fellowship Room. Burial will be held in Holyoke Cemetery.
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