Joseph Steven French, beloved son of Steven and Tracy (Hayes) French Jr. of Thornville, passed from his parents’ arms into the arms of Jesus on Wednesday, May 23, 2012, surrounded by his loving family. He was born on May 16, 2012, in Columbus.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by paternal grandparents, Steven and Jackie French Sr.; maternal grandmother, Sue Johnson; paternal great-grandparents, George and Ethel Braden and Patsy French; aunts and uncles, Stephanie French, Mark French, Bobby Hayes Jr., Mike Hayes, Brandy York and Jane Donnelly; and many great-aunts, uncles and cousins.
He is preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Bob Hayes Sr.; paternal great-grandfather, William French; and maternal great-grandparents, Maude and Martin Hayes and Fred and Ida Denkins.
A celebration of Joseph’s life was held May 26, 2012, at Brucker-Kishler Funeral Home, Newark, with Pastor Jacob Foulk officiating.
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