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Joel L. May Sr.

May 25th, 1941 - June 4th, 2019

06/13/2019 at 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home
1350 Millville Avenue
Hamilton OH, 45013
Funeral Service: 
06/13/2019 at 11:00 AM
Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home
1350 Millville Avenue
Hamilton OH, 45013

Joel L. May Sr., age 78 of Hamilton, passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2019. Joe was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on May 25, 1941 to Alvin and Louise May. Joe was a Navy Veteran. He retired from General Electric after over 20 years of service. On May 14, 1960, he married the love of his life Shirley Stamper.

Joe is survived by his wife of 59 years, Shirley May; his children, Joel May Jr. and April Summers; his grandchildren, Joel III, Zach, Emilee and Samantha; his eight great-grandchildren; his sisters, Pamela, Eve, Sherrie and Paula; and his doggie, Bella.  Joe was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Ron.

Memorial service will be held at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home, 1350 Millville Ave, Hamilton, Ohio, on Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 11:00 AM. Visitation will be held on Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home.

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John Coop

Super friend, great co-worker, always had a story to tell. Will be missed by more people than he would have guessed. JC


My Wonderful Sweet Loving Uncle Joe, I am so happy that you were in my life! You will be terribly missed. The beauty of your soul will remain in those of us who love you. I am so blessed to have had you in my life. Now you are with Jesus and family and pain free... Just know you'll always be in my heart I love you forever!!!

Pamela Griffith

My dearest brother. I love you so much. You are going to be missed more than you know. I have so many wonderful memories of you. I always wanted to be like you and Ron. You two taught me to be a tomboy. With all my heart I love you.