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Joseph Goehl, 51 of Quincy passed away at 2:50 a.m. Wednesday (February 20, 2019) in Blessing Hospital.
Born June 4, 1967 in Quincy Joe was the son on Lawrence "Larry" and Julie A. McMullen Goehl Sr. He married Shelly Stull on April 30, 1988 in Quincy.
Joe was a 1987 graduate of Quincy High School. His passion in life was hunting and fishing. He was a member of the Mississippi Valley Hunter's and Fisherman's Assoc, Wenois Archery Club and the Fraternal Order of Eagles. He always participated in Fishing for Freedom and loved trap shooting. He traveled the United States shooting professional archery in the ASA Archery Club. He was in charge of the Mississippi Valley Youth Hunting and Fishing Programs, Mississippi Valley Hunting and Fishing Wounded Deer Hunt Programs and he chaired the Mississippi Valley Hunting and Fishing Water Fowl Committee and Youth Banquet Programs. Most of all he loved spending time with his grandchildren and his favorite dog Cocoa.
Joe was employed in the family business at Rome's Auto Spring Repair for 38 years.
Survivors include his father Lawrence "Larry" Goehl Sr. of Quincy; a daughter Jessica Goehl (Corey Witt) of Mendon, IL and a son Donovan Goehl of Quincy ; two grandchildren Brayson Goehl and Corbin Witt of Mendon; three brothers Lee Goehl (Angie) of Quincy, Todd Goehl (Kathy) of Quincy and Steven Goehl (Jeremy Apodaca) of Surprise, AZ and two sisters Cari Mixer (Rusty) of Golden, IL and Cheryl Smith (Jeff) of Milton, IL and many loving nieces and nephews.
Mr. Goehl was preceded in death by his mother Julie Goehl.
A Gathering of Family and Friends to Celebrate the Life of Joe will be held Wednesday (February 27, 2019) evening from 4:00 until 7:30 in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home. Private Inurnment will take place at a later date in Graceland Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the family c/o Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home.