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Joseph Edward McConnell, 62 of Clinton, IA, passed away Friday, December 9, 2016 peacefully surrounded by his family.

Joe was born October 30, 1954 in Clinton, IA, to Ward and Jeanne (Mayer) McConnell.

Joe was a dedicated Iowa Hawkeye and Minnesota Vikings fan and enjoyed camping, playing cards, and socializing with family and friends. Joe was known for his kind heart and generous soul, he was always willing to lend a helping hand.

Joe is survived by his three daughters Tori (Mychal) Truwe, Brandi McConnell, and Breanna McConnell. Grandchildren, Madalynn, Aspyn, and Isla (Tori), and Levi (Breanna). Siblings, Mark McConnell, Dave (Lori) McConnell, Kevin (Sandi) McConnell, Carol (Byron) Griffith, Jamie (Tom) Roling, Kathi (Bill) Newman, and Mary (Ron) Unglob, and many special nieces, nephews, and friends.

Joe is proceeded in death by his son, Eric McConnell, granddaughter, Charlotte Truwe, parents Ward and Jeanne McConnell, brothers John "Pat" McConnell and Mike McConnell, and nephew Sean McConnell.

A Celebration of Life will be held at Hump's Midway Lounge 319 S 2nd St, Clinton, IA on Tuesday, December, 13, 2016 starting at 2PM. Friends and family are welcome to join us in honoring the life of Joe and to share many wonderful memories.
Published on December 13, 2016
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