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Joseph A. "Joe" Ball, Jr
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Birth: Feb. 27, 1943
Death: Nov. 4, 2008

BALL, JOSEPH A. JR., of Louisville, passed away Tuesday, November 4, 2008. Joe was a retired police officer for the Louisville Police Department. He had also been a Golden Gloves boxer, pro-wrestler, deputy sheriff and fireman. He was an Army veteran and a 4th degree Knights of Columbus. He was also a member of the Shawnee American Legion Post. Joe is survived by his children, Matthew J. Ball and Andrea B. Golembiewski (Kenny); brothers, Joseph P. and Charles R. Ball; sisters, Beulah M. Johnson, Barbara L. Archer, and Sharon B. Weihe; and 14 nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his fiancée and caregiver, Karen F. DeSpain; and his beloved companion, Cocoa. His service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Incarnation Catholic Church, 2229 Lower Hunters Trace, with entombment in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Highway. Online condolences at www.owenfuneral

Published in The Courier-Journal from 11/5/2008 - 11/7/2008
Calvary Cemetery
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
Created by: Jack Koppel
Record added: Nov 08, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31235557
Joseph A. Joe Ball, Jr
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Joseph A. Joe Ball, Jr
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Joseph A. Joe Ball, Jr
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