Joseph R. Michel, 61, passed away unexpectedly on September 11, 2019. Joe was born in Morristown, TN and was a former resident of Barberton and currently resided in Washington, DC. Joe worked for the National Parks Service as a Civil Engineer serving as a White House Liaison.
Preceded in death by his parents Charles and Betty Michel; brother Danny Michel; and sister Carol Henderson; He is survived by his partner Cristian Reynoso-Betancourt of Washington DC; brother Charles (Betsy) of Bulls Gap, TN; sister Sue (Al) Shew of North Bloomfield, OH; and many nieces and nephews.
Joe’s Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at the SILVA-HOSTETLER FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Wooster Rd. West, Barberton. Entombment at Rose Hill Burial Park. Calling Hours will be Two Hours Prior to the Service on Saturday. To share a memory or send a condolence, please visit www.silva-hostetler.com (330-825-8700)