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Joseph Shabez Jr, 65 of Bartlett was born September 12, 1949 in Chicago and passed away August 7, 2015. Joe was an Army veteran having served in the Vietnam War as a gunner with Charlie Battery of the 7-13th Field Artillery Unit. Joe was the cherished father of Nicole Prince and Sandi (Dave) Wallis; fun-loving grandfather of Hunter, Thomas (T-Man), Joelle, Addison and Peyton; devoted son of Vivian and the late Joseph Shabez Sr., dear brother of Mary (John) Carlson, Gail (late George) Lutzka, Debbie Doherty and Artie (Susan) Shabez. Joe is also survived by many nieces, nephews, cousins, his former wife Marcia Morelli and his companion Joyce Semenchuk. Visitation will be Tuesday, August 11, 2015 from 3-8 PM at Cypress Funeral Home, 1698 N. Bloomingdale Road, Glendale Heights where funeral service will be held on Wednesday, August 12 at 10:00 AM. Immediately following the funeral service, family and friends will gather at 12:30 PM for interment at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL.