Joseph “Joe” Herman Detjen

Joseph "Joe" Herman Detjen


Joseph ‘Joe’ Herman of Keremeos, BC. Born: June 30, 1922. Died: March 15, 2015. Dad lived a full 92 years. He was a member of the Operating Engineers Local #115 until his death. Dad worked on all the highways throughout B.C. from the 50’s through the 80’s. Dad is survived by his wife Dorothy Crow, sister Thelma, his children Sandra (Adam), Gordon (Connie), Joe-Ann (Richard), Step-children Coral, Beverly (Terry), Tom (Linda) and Deb, numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren, nephews Stewart and Glen as well as his first wife Fay. He was predeceased by his dad, mom, brothers Eugene and Fred, daughter Colleen, grandson Jim, stepson Doug Crow, and his second wife Mary.

Joe’s family want to thank the staff of Orchard Haven and Kyalami Place for their love and care of Dad.

There will be a Celebration of his Life at 2:00 pm on Thursday, March 26th at St. John the Divine Church on 5th Street in Keremeos, BC. Please consider making a donation to a charity of your choice in Joe´s memory. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

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