Joseph "Joe" L. Shock, 47, of Old Fort, passed away Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, at Firelands Regional Medical Center, Sandusky.
He was born May 28, 1965, in Tiffin, the son of Robert E. and Rita Marie (Dull) Shock. He was a 1983 graduate of Old Fort High School. Joe married Julie L. Grieger June 24, 1989, in Oak Harbor, and she survives.
He worked as a lineman and supervisor at Kenneth Myers Construction for 23 years. Joe was a member of Old Fort United Methodist Church and was assistant chief of Old Fort Fire Department for 24 years. He loved Michigan football, enjoyed fishing and playing baseball.
Joe is survived by his wife, Julie L. Shock of Old Fort; three children, Ashley Shock of Tiffin and Megan and Taylor Shock, both of Old Fort; a brother, Timothy E. Shock of Tiffin; a sister, Gloriajean M. Shock of Oak Harbor; and many aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents, Donald E. and Madeline Dull and Doyle and Stella Shock.
Visitation wil be 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, at Horvath Hanes Funeral Home and Crematory, 211 N. Broadway St., Green Springs.
His funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home with Pastor John Alice officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Union Cemetery, Old Fort.
Memorials may be made to the family.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.whhfh.com.