Obituary – Savoie, Wilbur Joseph

Class of 1955

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Joe Savoie

F.F.A. 51-55, D.E. Vice President 54-55, Football 51-53, Wrestling 51-55, All School Revue 53-54.

Wilbur Joseph Savoie

January 28, 1937 – February 11, 1984

Wilbur Joseph “Joe” Savoie, 45, was discovered dead at his home at 107 South Tenth street, early Saturday afternoon. Death was due to natural causes.

Rosary will be at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at Parker Funeral Home chapel. Funeral mass will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Rose of Lima Catholic church. Rev. Ward J. Pankratz, pastor, will officiate. Burial will be at St. Rose of Lima Catholic cemetery.

Savoie was born Jan. 28, 1937, in Perry. He was a graduate of Perry high school and served in Vietnam with the United States Navy. He was a member of St. Rose of Lima Catholic church, the Ellis-Jirous American Legion post and Disabled American Veterans.

In addition to his father, Henry W. Savoie, Perry; survivors include three brothers, Henry F. Savoie, Oklahoma City; Donald Dean Savoie, Perry; and Dwena Savoie, Billings.