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Joseph William Conrad

Male 1917 - 2013  (95 years)


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  • Name Joseph William Conrad 
    Born 20 Aug 1917  Sun Prairie, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 22 Jun 2013  Sun Prairie Health Care Center, Sun Prairie, Dane Co., WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Sacred Hearts Cemetery, Sun Prairie, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5244  CB_9_7_2017
    Last Modified 23 Jun 2013 

    Father Joseph John Conrad, Sr,   b. 10 Jan 1872, East Bristol, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Aug 1963, Sun Prairie, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Sadie Rose Kleiner,   b. 22 Mar 1880, Sun Prairie, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1961, Sun Prairie, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 22 Aug 1905  St. Joseph's Catholic Church, East Bristol, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4475  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Joyce Elanie Robertson,   b. 1 Apr 1926, Wausau, Marathon Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Aug 1986, Sun Prairie, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 22 Oct 1946  Sacred Hearts of Jesus & Mary Catholic Church, Sun Prairie, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Living
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    Last Modified 10 Jun 2003 
    Family ID F1523  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Jean E. Sawal,   b. 26 Mar 1952, Oshkosh, Winnebago Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 2004, Madison Hospital, Dane Co, WI Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years) 
    Married Abt 1996 
    Type: Friends 
    Last Modified 10 Jun 2003 
    Family ID F4499  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Joe and his brother Carl purchased the Reuth Grocery Store and renamed it Conrad Grocery Store. After some years, Carl left the business. Also, the name was changed to Sentry Food Store.


      Obituary:
      Conrad, Joseph W.

      SUN PRAIRIE - Joseph W. Conrad, age 95, died on Saturday, June 22, 2013, at the Sun Prairie Health Care Center.

      He was born on Aug. 20, 1917, in Sun Prairie, and was the son of Joseph and Sadie (Kleiner) Conrad. He married Joyce Robertson on Oct. 22, 1946, at Sacred Hearts Catholic Church. Joe served in the U.S. Army as an M.P. in the Philippines and France during World War II. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, VFW 9362, American Legion Post No. 333, Sun Prairie Lions Club and past president of the Sun Prairie Chamber of Commerce. Joe also served on the Colonial Club Board of Directors and was on the Bank of Sun Prairie Board of Directors for 40 years. He began his 60 year grocery career in 1946, and joined Sentry Foods in 1968. Joe was totally committed to the Sun Prairie community, his customers and employees.

      He is survived by his children, Penny (Terry) Pederson of Sun Prairie, Brian Conrad of Lake Mills, Elizabeth Conrad (M.J. Jones) of Madison, Joseph (Beth) Conrad Jr, of Artesia, Calif., Nicholas (Becky) Conrad of Sun Prairie, Patty (Tom) Hebl of Sun Prairie, Maria (Ty) Quamme of Poynette, and Kathryn (Sean) Boyce of Sun Prairie; grandchildren, Nate (Becky), Tim (Emily), Melissa (Andy), Stephanie, Bradley, Michelle, Shawn, Brandon (Vickie), Zach, Dylan, Katie, Jackie, Allison (Eduardo), Todd, Ashley, Cole, Lydia and Joey; great-grandchildren, Devyn, Emma, Bennett, Lauryn, Blake, James, Cameron, Summer, Samuel and Oliver.

      He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Joyce; sisters, Irma Arthur and Virginia Muller; a brother, Carl Conrad; two grandsons, Jeffrey Pederson and Christopher Conrad; infant granddaughter, Avery Quamme and wife, Jean.

      A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 12 noon on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at SACRED HEARTS OF JESUS AND MARY CATHOLIC CHURCH, 227 Columbus Street in Sun Prairie. Monsignor Duane Moellenberndt will preside. A visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at the church on Wednesday. A private burial will be at Sacred Hearts Cemetery where graveside military rites will be held. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Sacred Hearts Athletic Association.

      The family would like to sincerely thank the Sun Prairie Health Care Center for their kindness and excellent care provided during his stay.