Joe S. Campos

July 20, 1952 ‒ December 13, 2018

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Joe S. Campos, age 66, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at the Evergreen Apartments in Mount Vernon. He was born on July 20, 1952 to the Late Salvadore and Emma (Frazee) Campos in Mount Vernon, Ohio.

Joe graduated from East Knox High School and became a self-employed master carpenter. He was a member of the Church on the Rise for over 20 years.  Joe enjoyed fishing and being outdoors, but most of all he loved being around his family and grandkids.

He is survived by his children, Joe (Lisa) Campos, Matt (Cheryl) Campos, Tysha (Joshua) Hoskins, Amanda (Nukuma) Williams; five grandchildren; two brothers, John (Diane) Campos, Tony (Donna) Campos; six sisters, Jean (Richard) Hite, Carol (Herman) Lester, Freda Gardner, Kathy (Tom) Stimens, JoAnn Knox, and Judy (Macio) Mesa; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Along with his parents, Joe is preceded in death by his sister, Mary Carpenter.

Calling hours will be held on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 from 2-4 PM with a funeral service starting at 4 PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home; 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio, 43050, with Pastor Richard Hite officiating.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: The Church on the Rise: 7512 Newark Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio, 43050.

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  • I met Joe about a dozen years ago and we became friends. What a nice man. He helped me build my garage among other projects. Very capable. Deep thinker. Loved Jesus. I’ll miss him.

  • I knew Joe for years and worked with him at TRW. I am so sorry for his loss to his family. Joe was a very good guy.