|Visitation July 7, 10AM to 10:30AM. Services at 10:30AM.|
Joseph Ince, 90 years old, of Elyria, Ohio died on Tuesday, June 29, 2010 at the Abbewood in Elyria, Ohio following a long illness.
Mr. Ince was born on August 24, 1919 in Alliance, Ohio and lived in Elyria since 1947. He served with the United States Army during WWII in the 4th General Hospital Unit where he received the Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon with one bronze star. He was the owner/operator of B & B Market in Elyria for many years. He was a life member of the VFW Post 1079 and the American Legion Post 12, where he was also a member of the 40 & 8 and was the Man of the Year in 2005. He was also a member of the Elyria Eagles and the Elyria Elks. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church.
Mr. Ince is survived by one son, Robert Ince of New York City, New York and one daughter, Deborah Ince of Penfield Township, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Nellie B. (nee Burson) in September of 2008; two sisters, Irene Mineo and Margaret Herbster; and three brothers, Julius, Frank, and William Ince. He was also preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Agnes (nee Demeter) Ince.
Friends will be received at the Reichlin Roberts Funeral Home, 327 Cleveland Street, Elyria, Ohio 44035 on Wednesday, July 7, 2010 from 10:00 AM until the time of services at 10:30 A.M. in the funeral home with the Reverend Roger Talbott, Senior Pastor of the First United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will be at 12:30PM in the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, Ohio with full military honors.
Lisa A. Locke Graves
sent Tuesday, 06 July 2010 09:45
Debbie, I was very sorry to read of your father's passing. It is so hard to synopsize a life within the bounds of a newspaper obituary...but, from what I read he lead a full and interesting life. I hope memories will bring you great comfort.
Sylvia and Al Veith
sent Monday, 05 July 2010 10:28
Dearest Bob and Barb, Al and I send condolences for the loss of Bob's precious father. He was a patriot who served our country with honor and distinction. May God bless you in this time of sadness. Love, Sylvia and Al Veith
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