Joseph L. "Joe" Embick, 53, of Renovo, died on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at the Williamsport Regional Medical Center.
Joseph was born in Lock Haven on June 18, 1959, and was the son of Paul Embick of Renovo and the late Christanna (Hanley) Peters. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He had delivered newspapers for the Lock Haven Express. Joseph enjoyed shooting darts, hunting, fishing, Steelers football and spending time with his grandchildren.
In addition to his father, he is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Chad M. and Amy Embick of Renovo; one daughter and son-in-law, Brenda S. and Lloyd Bechdel of Mill Hall; seven grandchildren; three brothers and one sister-in-law, Jerry Embick of Avis, Ronnie Embick of Lock Haven and Jonathan and Donna Embick of Grovetown, Ga.; nieces, nephews and two special nieces, Holly Reick and April Embick.
There will be a public viewing 1:30 to 3 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, at the Helt Funeral Chapel, 232 Hogan Blvd., Mill Hall, with the funeral service starting at 3 p.m. Burial will be held at the convenience of the family.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 1704 Warren Ave., Williamsport, PA 17701.
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