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Joseph Alfred Saxey
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Birth: Mar. 2, 1910
Weber County
Utah, USA
Death: Mar. 6, 1941
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Joseph Alfred Saxey was the third child of Alfred Saxey, Jr. and Lillie Anne Thiriot. He had two older sisters, Ora (Bonnie) and Erma. His family moved to Salt Lake City and he attended East High School where he met Ruth Higham. They married February 1, 1930. After the birth of their first two children, "Connie" and Gloria, they moved to California where they had two additional children, Michael and Diane. "Joe" had many talents and was well liked. He was a talented photographer and developed and printed his own photos. He also was a fine pianist and excellent at short hand, a talent he used to make extra money. At the time of his death, he was working at the sheriff's office in Los Angeles. When he went in for a required physical exam it was discovered that he had Leukemia. He died 4 days after his 31st birthday. 
Family links: 
  Lillie Anne Thiriot Saxey (1875 - 1946)
  Ruth Higham Saxey (1911 - 1991)
Salt Lake City Cemetery
Salt Lake City
Salt Lake County
Utah, USA
Plot: Section U
Created by: Diane Carling
Record added: Jun 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 53941657
Joseph Alfred Saxey
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Joseph Alfred Saxey
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