Joseph Schoeberl Jr.
SCHENEVUS _ Joseph Schoeberl Jr., 80, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, at home.
He was born March 28, 1932, in the Bronx, the son of Joseph Sr. and Mary (Janovy) Schoeberl.
Joe worked on the family dairy farm in partnership with his parents and then with his brother, Frank, for over 50 years.
He was a member of the St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Schenevus and then St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Worcester.
Joe was an avid hunter and was known as “Eagle Eye” by the older hunters. In his younger years, he enjoyed bowling. His interests were politics, and recently he traveled to many meetings to become more educated in shale gas explorations and the environmental impacts it would have on the future generations.
He is survived by his two nephews, whom he enjoyed spending time with; Mike and wife, Candy (Howard) Schoeberl of Brockport, and Jeffrey and wife, Tina (Mravlja) Schoeberl of Worcester; grandnephews and a grandniece, Frankie Schoeberl, Jacob and Elyza Schoeberl; a sister-in-law, Shirley Schoeberl of Schenevus; and his cousins, Betty Schoeberl, Karl and Dianne (Fais) Schoeberl, Timothy Schoeberl, Joe Schoeberl and Erika Schoeberl.
He was predeceased by his parents; and his brother, Frank Schoeberl.
Calling hours will be from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012, at the E.J. Skinner Funeral Chapel, 155 Main St., Worcester. A funeral Mass will be at noon Saturday, Sept.15, 2012, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Main Street, Worcester, with the Rev. Konaku Kuusegmeh, as celebrant. Interment will follow in the Schenevus Cemetery.
Donations may be made to the Schenevus-Maryland Emergency Squad, 205 Valder Road, Schenevus, NY 12155 or Worcester Emergency Squad, P.O. Box 191, Worcester, NY 12197.
Expressions of sympathy may be sent to www.skinnerfuneralchapel.com.
Arrangements are under the guidance of the E.J. Skinner Co., Worcester.