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Joseph Clair Lamey, 68, of Millmont, passed away at 12:04 a.m. Saturday, July 9, 2016, in Williamsport.

He was born Nov. 22, 1947, in Albion, N.Y., a son of the late Harry E. Lamey and Ruth E. Moyer.

Joseph was a graduate of Mifflinburg Area High School and then attended Harrisburg Area Community College. He served in the Army during the Vietnam War from July 22, 1968 to his honorable discharge on July 13, 1970.

Joseph was employed as a highway designer for PennDOT, retiring after 25 years.

He was a member of the Union County Sportsman Club.

Joseph loved to paint and was a very talented local artist with some of his work displayed at the Union County Sportsman Club. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, archery, and riding his Harley Davidson motorcycle.

Surviving are three daughters and one son-in-law, Misty L. Lamey, of Hummelstown, Tara M. and Martin D. Piorkowski, of Surprise, Ariz., and Chrystal L. Lamey, of Mifflinburg; one son and daughter-in-law, Jason S. and Christine L. Lamey, of Mifflinburg; eight grandchildren, Phelan, Spencer, Kiara, Ayden, Gabby, Tayah, Kassy, and Riley; three sisters, Darlene Willett, Carol Sodoma, and Melodie Stewart; two brothers, Thomas Kerstetter and Rick Kerstetter; his former wife of 43 years, Pamela J. Lamey, of Selinsgrove; and his companion of 13 years, Sandra Capwell, of Williamsport.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Dale Kerstetter; and one sister, Mary Weader.

Family and friends are invited to the reflection service from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday at the West End Bible Fellowship, 19200 Old Turnpike Road, Millmont, where the memorial service will be held at 2 with the Rev. Richard L. DeVett officiating.

Interment will be in Long Lane Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Joseph's memory may be made to Susquehanna Council Boy Scouts of America, home of Camp Karoondinha.

Funeral arrangements are by the Dominick T. Adamo Funeral Home, 247 Chestnut St., Mifflinburg.

To share in Joseph's online memorial, please visit www.adamofh.com.
Published on July 11, 2016
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