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Joel Rudi Junker
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“I had the prvlege of being a fellow board member of Seattle's Woodland Park Zoo with Joel at a time when it was in the throws of a huge capital...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“I met Joel through the connection of golf, but unlike golf course connections that remain golf-centric, we were fortunate to also enjoy the...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Adam Vaczek - San Diego, CA

“Our deepest sympathy sent with love. Prayers and blessings to all family. Jane and Dale Kelley. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: Jane Kelley - Troy, MO - friend

“Great Guy!! Fun guy to be around! Enjoyed being in high school with him! ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Dave Lutterman - Wellsburg, IA

“A message to the family. The George and Marcy Stuck family would to offer are deepest Sympathy. Jennette Taylor is a cousin and we offer her our...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: George Stuck

“Rick & I are so sorry for your loss. Jeanette & Joel's Family you have our sympathy & prayers. Dear cousin we love you & we pray that Jesus gives you...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Rick & Nancy Shepherd - OH

“Joel was a great person and friend, graduated with Joel in 1968 at Wellsburg Comm School, Wellsburg Iowa. Joel always made it back when he could to...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: John Hess - Eldora, IA

“Joel was always a kind-hearted gentleman who knew a lot in this industry. We will miss his smile and his whit. May we meet up yonder. God Bless. ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Brenda Barnes - Portland, OR

“Joels smile and zest for life will be missed by all that knew him. My sincere regrets to his loved ones for this loss. ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Linda Howe Spacil - Seattle, WA

Joel was born on January 22, 1950 and passed away on Saturday, August 31, 2019.

Joel was a resident of Solana Beach, California at the time of passing.

He attended Valparaiso University, Indiana, where he was the Student Senate President, and graduated with a Political Science degree in 1972.

Memorial services will be held on Saturday, September 14th at 11:00 a.m. at Community Lutheran Church, Escondido, with a lunch reception immediately following at the Lomas Santa Fe Country Club, Solana Beach.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to the American Cancer Society, www.donate3.cancer.org , as cancer touched many of the lives of those Joel loved.

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