Joseph G. Appleby

Jul 26, 2017
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11:00 AM Tuesday at Locke Funeral Home


for an hour before services at the funeral home


Memorial Park Cemetery, Waterloo



Joseph G. Appleby, 83, of Bickford Cottage, formerly of Waterloo, died at his home Wednesday, July 26, 2017.


He was born November 24, 1933 in Iowa City, son of Eugene and Edna Almond Appleby.


He married Karen Treweiler and they later divorced; he married Bonnie Beebee and they later divorced.


He worked in the John Deere Foundry until his retirement.


Survivors include: a son, Gregory (Barb), Waterloo; 3 daughters: Becky Appleby, Waterloo, Angie Appleby, Grundy Center, and Donna (Chris) Wilson, Dysart; grandchildren and great grandchildren; a brother, Jack, Waterloo; and nieces and nephews.


He is preceded by: his parents and a brother, Eugene.

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  1. Denise | Aug 02, 2017
    I just heard about Joe today.  He was a very kind and loving friend to my mother Lillian and to me when I visited Bickford.  He will be missed.
  2. Sue | Jul 31, 2017
    So sorry to see that Joe has left us. We lived two houses down from him for years - when my kids were little, they visited Joe often.

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