Joseph "Joe"'s Story
Joseph "Joe" W. Bailey, 75, Goshen, died Sunday, May 13, at IU Health Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis, after a sudden illness.
He was born Sept. 6, 1942, in Wapakoneta, Ohio, to Lawrence Bailey and Ruth Bailey Miller.
Survivors include his fiancé, the love of his life, Becky Cutter; three sons, Jeff (Kathy) Bailey, Scott (Budour) Bailey and Greg (Toni) Bailey, all of Elkhart; Becky's daughter, Andrea (Frank) Adams, Elkhart; two grandchildren, Josh and Jaclyn; two great-grandchildren, McKenzie and Bentley; and siblings, Steve, Helen, Eloise, Shelby and Patty.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Stan Bailey.
A very well-known and respected man in the RV industry, Joe was currently a sale representative for Patrick Industries, Elkhart. He was a sports enthusiast, an avid channel surfer and a member of the Moose Lodge.
He formerly owned and operated Unified Sales of America and Innovative Designs.
Friends may call Friday, May 18, from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, where an 11 a.m. Saturday, funeral service will be held.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Humane Society of Elkhart County.
Online condolences may be shared at www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.
Published on May 15, 2018