Joseph Scovel

Joseph Frederick Scovel, 86, of Lansing died Monday, November 16, 2015 at Thornton Manor, Lansing. Funeral Services were held Monday, November 23 at Thornton Manor in Lansing, with Rev. Kevin Smith officiating. Burial followed at Mays Prairie Cemetery in rural Lansing.
Joseph was born September 24, 1929 to Herbert and Janette (Hook) Scovel in Dubuque. He attended country school through the eighth grade and was a hired hand for Sweeney’s. Joseph was a resident at Thornton Manor since 2003.
Joseph is survived by his sister, Lillian Allison of Boone. He was preceded in death by his parents and his maternal and paternal grandparents.
Thornburg-Grau Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Lansing assisted the family with arrangements.