Date of Death
October 2, 2015
Place of Death
Three Rivers, Michigan
In accordance with family wishes cremation will be conducted and services will be held at a later date.
Joseph Harvey Truckey, age 83, of Three Rivers passed away suddenly on Friday, October 2, 2015 at his home. He was born in Mendon Twp, MI on January 12, 1932 the son of Joseph and Parker) Truckey.
Joe enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in 1949 where he served his country as a Staff Sergeant until his honorable discharge in 1953. Upon his discharge he founded and operated Joe Truckey Construction for over sixty years. On August 11, 1972 he was united in marriage to Waneta (Pepperman) Truckey. They spent many wonderful years traveling and enjoying many outdoor adventures together. Joe was also a member of the American Legion Post # 170.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and Bill Truckey.
Joe is survived by his loving wife of forty three years, Waneta Truckey of Three Rivers; sons, Tom Truckey, Mike Mohney and Doug Mohney; daughters, Robin Schuler, Susan Truckey, and Kim VanZoest; brothers, Jim Truckey, Jerry Truckey, and John “Ham” Truckey; many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Memorial donations may be directed to the A.L.S. Foundation, Diabetes Association , or the Alzheimer’s Association. Envelopes are available and may be sent to Hohner Funeral Home in care of arrangements.