Obituary of Joe R. Walbeck
Joe R. Walbeck, 66, Seward formerly of Robinson passed away March 12, 2019 at Memorial Medical Center after a long battle with C.O.P.D. Born January 20, 1953 in Johnstown the son of the late James D. & Caroline (Felton) Walbeck.
Survived by wife of 41 years Candy (Libengood). Children Beverly Berkstresser & husband Lance, Otto, NC; J.D. Walbeck and wife Mandi, Robinson; Samantha Rosa & husband Tim, Johnstown; Shaquille Howard and wife Tiffany, Pittsburgh. Grandchildren Zachary Barbus; Zoë Berkstresser, Grayson & Addelyn Walbeck; Paxton and JoJoe Rosa; Nádyah Howard. Brother of Donna Gamble and husband Dave, Fayetteville, NC; Tunnie Heming & husband Jim, Robinson; Ed Walbeck & wife Dessa, New Florence and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Faithful companions Diore and Bean.
Joe enjoyed talking to people and socialized with people. He was a local historian and enjoyed time at the beach. Joe will be fondly remembered for his smile and most of all he adored his grandchildren.
Friends received Saturday 2-4 and 6 till time of service 8 pm Saturday at Richard C. Stuart Funeral Home, 392 E. Philadelphia St., Armagh. Future inurnment Germany Lutheran Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundations, DRF 26 Broadway, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10004 or www.jdrf.org in support of his grandson Zachary Barbus. Online condolences may be left at www.thestuartfuneralhomes.com