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Joseph Riley Sturm

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“In loving memory. I love you and will miss you always. ”
1 of 2 | Posted by: Becky Clark Lorber - Dever, CO

“Joe was a wonderful person and I loved working with him. Gone too soon. So sorry. ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: Sharon Brinkman-Windle - Hazelton, WV

Joseph was born on December 27, 1971 and passed away on Tuesday, August 20, 2019.

Joseph was a resident of Shepherdstown, West Virginia at the time of passing.

He was a graduate of Buckhannon-Upshur High School and holds both a BA and an MPA from West Virginia University.

During the War on Terror he was a member of the 116 Infantry Battalion, 29 th Division, Virginia Army National Guard and was deployed to Afghanistan from July 2004 through July, 2005.

A memorial service conducted by Rev. G. T. Schramm will be held on Saturday, August 24, at the Eackles-Spencer, & Norton Funeral Home, 256 Halltown Road, in Harpers Ferry, at 11:00 AM. Interment will be in Arlington National Cemetery at date to be determined.

The family requests that in-lieu of flowers donations be made to Wounded Warriors or the charity of choice.