Joseph F. Steinke

January 15, 1930 to November 9, 2013 -

Joseph F. SteinkeJoseph F Steinke was born in Idaho Falls Jan. 15th 1930, he passed away at his Tigard residence shortly after 9 p.m. Saturday November the 9th.

Joseph is survived by his loving wife of over 60 years Theresa; four children: Steve, Annett, Tom and Sue Anne; 7 grandchildren and 10 plus great grandchildren.

Joseph married Theresa in 1950 and they resided in Idaho Falls where he was a farmer until they moved to Oregon in 1962. He soon successfully established Steinke Insurance Agency for Farmers Insurance, where he continued a successful career for over 30 years before retiring in 1995.

Joseph was an avid golfer with his wife, a family man, always one willing to give advice, he loved taking his family out to early morning breakfast, he loved taking trips to Lake Billy Chinook and he will always be loved and never forgotten.

A private service will be held for family only.