Joseph R. Barnett, age 88, of Weston, died on Monday, December 6, 2021 at Aspirus Wausau Hospital.
Joseph was born on March 19, 1933 at home in Peplin to the late Kasmic and Anna (Zieleca) Siekierzynski. He married Lorraine Jagler on August 9, 1954. They were married for 67 years.
Joseph served his country honorably in the US Army during the Korean War. Following his time in the Army, he would go on to work at Marmett and then as a general contractor until his retirement. He was a true outdoorsman and enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Joseph is survived by his children Roger (Celsa) Barnett, Sylvia (Dennis) Johnson and Kathy Bednarz (Jeff Wayerski); 4 grandchildren, 7 great grandchild, 3 brothers and 1 sister.
Besides his parents, he is preceded in death by 1 sister and 1 brother.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 am on Thursday, December 16, 2021 at St. Agnes Catholic Church, 6101 Zinser St., Weston with the Rosary service prior to the start of the funeral. The Rev. Greg Bohren will officiate. Visitation will take place from 9:00 am until the time of service at the church on Thursday.