- Joseph P. Couchene
- Date of Death:
- Oct 23, 2011
- Location of Service:
- Jacobs Funeral Home Inc. of Iron River - Iron River
Joseph "Joe" P. Couchene Age 60 Iron River, MI
Died Sunday October 23, 2011 at his home.
Born: October 1, 1951 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
The son of the late Benjamin and Maryann (Lassa) Couchene attended the Pulaski High School and graduated. Joseph was a long time resident of Iron River. He worked as an inspector at Oldenburg Manufacturing for 20 years.
Joseph married Cynthia (Mastie) on August 5, 2006 in Saline, MI. The couple reside in the Iron River area.
Joe was an avid fisherman, enjoyed building things, and spending time with his grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Christa and Susan and brother, Michael.
He is survived by his wife, Cynthia of Iron River
Sister, Claudia Couchene of Milwaukee, WI
Son, John Couchene of Burlington, Ontario
Daughters, Heather Ann Couchene of Spring, Texas
Cassandra (Jacob) Lanaville of Escanaba, MI
Adrienne Couchene of Iron River
Step Daughters, Nicole (Aric) Minney of Ypslana, MI
Rachel Bredernitz of Kalamazoo, MI
Grandchildren, Jeremiah, Samual Joseph, Eila Sue, Madison, Garrett
Inlaws, Jan and Stan Mastie of Tecumseh, MI
Sister-in-law, Geralyn Mastie
Extended family and friends
Visitation: Tuesday, October 25, 2011 from 4:00 to 8:00 at the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron River.
Funeral Service: Wednesday, October 26, 2011 at 11:00 at the First Presbyterian Church of Iron River with the Rev. Dawn Treado-Green to officiate.
Interment: Bates Township Cemetery, Iron River
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to either the Iron County Cancer Unit or Pancreatic Cancer Research.
Funeral arrangements made by the Jacobs Funeral Home, Iron River.
- Location of Services:
- Jacobs Funeral Home Inc. of Iron River
- 405 West Cayuga Street
- Iron River
From U.S. Hwy 2, turn North on 4th Avenue at the stop and go light, and proceed one block. Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River is located on the SW corner of 4th Avenue and Cayuga Street.