Joseph F. SaddlerJuly 24, 1939 ~ May 21, 2017 (age 77)
Joseph Saddler age 77 of Valparaiso passed away on May 21, 2017 at VNA Hospice in Valparaiso.
He is survived by his wife Anna; children Linda (Jeff) Holescko of Las Vegas, NV, Danny (Donna) Saddler of Shawnee, KS., and Andrew (Kari) Saddler of Las Vegas, NV; grandson Ryan (Emily) Saddler; granddaughter Karsyn Saddler; great grandchildren Caden, Willow and Gunner Saddler; step- children Daniel, Doreen and Deanna.
He was preceded in death by his wife Patricia (nee Dulijan) Saddler, his parents Harry and Ann Saddler, and by his sister Judy (late Fred) Dankomis.
Private graveside services will be held at Memorial Park Cemetery in Valparaiso, IN.
Friends may meet with the family on Wednesday May 24th from 2:00pm-8:00pm at White Funeral Home located at 921 W. 45th Avenue in Griffith, IN
Joe was an active member, past Commodore, and Flag Officer for over 30 years. Joe was instrumental in the building of the new (current) Indiana Harbor Yacht Club in East Chicago. He enjoyed sailing the “Patti J” on Lake Michigan with his family and friends. Joe was well respected by all who knew him.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to VNA Hospice or the American Heart Association.
“Red sky at night…sailors delight, red sky in morning…sailors take warning.”
For more information please call White Funeral Home at 219-924-4100 or visit us at www.whitefuneralhomeofgriffith.com