Joseph graduated from Holy Trinity High School and enlisted in the US Navy in 1945. After proudly serving our country, Joseph was honorably discharged. On September 13, 1958 he married Mary Marten at St. Mary's Catholic Church in Minneiska, MN. They made their home in Rollingstone and had 4 children.
Joseph worked as a lab technician at Fibrite for 39 years before retiring. He spent his free time, fishing, watching sports, and working on crossword puzzles. Joseph also enjoyed playing cards with friends and having coffee at Bonnie Rae's. He took great pride in his garden and yard and will always be remembered for his jokes.
Joseph is survived by his wife, Mary; children, James (Cheryl Abuan) Jacobi, Angela (Chris Freeman) Jacobi, Thomas Jacobi, and Michelle Corcoran; and his grandson, Sawyer Corcoran.
He was preceded in death by his parents and son-in-law, Shawn Corcoran.
Memorials may be directed to Lake Winona Manor.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, June 25, 2020 at Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery led by Rev. William Kulas. Please leave a memory of Joseph and view his video tribute when it becomes available at www.hofffuneral.com. Hoff Celebration of Life Center, Goodview, is assisting the family.