Joseph Lovett of Harrisville, passed away Friday (2-22-13) in the VNA Inpatient Hospice in Butler. He was 58.
Born April 6, 1954, in Grove City, he was a son of James C. and Elaine Lovett.
Joe graduated from Franklin High School.
He married Pamela Creasman August 22, 1992. She survives.
Joe worked at Calcium Chloride Sales Inc. in Grove City as a truck driver and mechanic.
He was a member of Amity Presbyterian Church. Joe enjoyed being with family and spending time with his kids and grandchildren.
Joe was a avid NASCAR fan, traveling to several races with his wife Pam.
He was an outdoorsman, loving to hunt and fish.
Surviving in addition to his wife and his father James, both Harrisville; are his five children, Brett Lovett and his friend Ron Downing, Allison Park; Chasity Zahner and her husband Todd, Franklin; Shellie Bell and her husband Mike, Franklin; and Dottie Lenhart and Becky Lenhart, both Columbus Ga.
Also surviving are his mother-in-law, Beryl Stratton, Oil City; a sister, Sandra L. Bice, Harrisville; two brothers, James C. Lovett and his wife Bertie, Franklin; and Jeffery B. Lovett and his wife Jennie, Harrisville; two sisters-in-law, Mary Lovett, Harrisville; and Wendy Garys and her husband Ed, Oil City; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceeded in death by his mother, Elaine; a brother, John D. Lovett Sr.; his father-in-law, Charles Stratton; a brother-in-law, Bob Bice; and a granddaughter, Larrisa Lenhardt.
There were no calling hours. Friends can send condolences by visiting www.mckinleyfuneralhome.net
Memorial service at 3 p.m. Sunday (3-3-13) in Amity Presbyterian Church with Pastor Dave Lingle officiating.
Arrangements by Larry E. McKinely, Clintonville.
The family suggests memorial contributions be sent to the VNA Inpatient Hospice, 115 Technology Drive, Butler PA 16001.
Published Feb. 27, 2013 in Allied News. Pick up a copy at 201A Erie St., Grove City.