Joseph D.Gee, 83, was at Cummins 40 years
Joseph D. Gee, 83, of North Vernon died Saturday, September 14, 2013, at Aspen Place Health Campus in Greensburg.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral & Cremation Service. Rev. Marvin Wright and Rev. Dan Corbin will officiate. Visitation will be on Friday from 4 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at Vernon Cemetery.
Mr. Gee retired from Cummins in 1990 after 40 years of service. He was a member of Diesel Workers Union and of Farm Bureau Co-op. Mr. Gee enjoyed cutting wood, mowing grass, watching ball games. He was an avid University of Kentucky fan.
Born March 24, 1930, Mr. Gee was the son of Louis Hurst and Carrie Buck Gee. He married Katheleen Bower on December 17, 1950. She preceded him in death on May 27, 2012.
Survivors include four sons, Mike (Melodie) Gee of Columbus, Ohio, John Gee of Indianapolis, Jim Gee of Cathedral City, California and Jeff (Diana) Gee of North Vernon; one daughter, Carrie Gee of Madison Lake, Minnesota; sister, Wanda Newlan of Maple Heights, Ohio; six grandchildren, Annie (Matt) Walls of Indianapolis, Stephen and Alexandra Gee of Columbus, Ohio, Jason Gee of Brown County, Matt Gee of Grayson, Kentucky and Amanda Gee of North Vernon.
In addition to his parents and wife, Mr. Gee was preceded in death by brothers and sisters, Genevieve, Robert Henry, William Frederick, Hurst Jr., Harry, Arthur and Walter.
Memorials through the funeral home to Campbell Township Volunteer Fire Department.