Joseph Eugene Quinn, age 88 of Stanton, died Sunday December 6, 2020 at Stanton Health Center in Stanton. The memorial service will be at a later date under the direction of Shultz-Vogel-Johnson Mortuary in Stanton.
He was born September 30, 1932 at Valley, Nebraska the son of Martin and Grace (Rush) Quinn. He was a 1949 graduate of Albion High School.
Joe drove truck for Laddie Houdek of Stanton and McMullin transfer of Leigh. Joe entered the United States Air Force on December 17, 1952 and was honorably discharged on October 12, 1953.
On November 19, 1955 Joe married Betty Gaddie at the United Methodist Church in Logan, Iowa. The couple made their home south of Stanton and farmed until 1994 when the couple retired moving to Stanton. He was a member of New England Congregational United Church of Christ in Stanton and member of Stanton American Legion Post #88.
Survivors include his of 65 years, Betty Quinn of Stanton; 5 Children Kim Quinn of Lincoln; Sandy and Rod Zoubek of Stanton; Scott Quinn of Stanton; Jodi and Jim Kahnk of Ankeny, IA; Dean and (Joe’s favorite daughter-in-law) Jeanne Quinn of Stanton; 10 Grandchildren; 15 Great Grandchildren; 2 Brothers Wayne Quinn of Omaha; Phil and LouAnn Quinn of Lincoln.
Preceding him in death are his parents, 1 Grandson Nathanial Zoubek; 1 Great Granddaughter Isabella Grace Quinn, 2 Brothers Delbert and Martin; 4 Sisters Dorothy, Vida, Margaret and Velda.