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Joseph L. Kells

1979 - 2022


Joseph Leroy Kells, age 42, of Valley City Illinois passed away unexpectedly Monday February 28, 2022.  He was born July 14th, 1979 at Illini hospital in Pittsfield, Illinois, the son of Stephen and Linda Kells. Joe and his dad were inseparable fishing buddies and worked together for almost 20 years. He was both a daddy and a momma’s boy. He adored his meemaw very much.

Joe graduated from Griggsville-Perry High school in 1998. He was known in high school for his powder...

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Julie Rumple (Jonathon, Joshua, Jonas, Sadie)

March 11, 2022 8:40 PM

We will forever carry some great memories in our hearts.

Ann park

March 3, 2022 10:02 PM

Joe always had a Smile on his face! You could just tell, by looking at his face, that he was lots of Fun to be around and he was!! Sadly missed😢by many.

Bonnie Casteel Long

March 3, 2022 7:10 PM

Linda and family,
I am sorry as you have this sad time in your loss of Joe. I have a couple daughters near his age and can’t imagine your pain. I Remember of hearing, knowing you and yours thru Earl and Lillie working together at Illini. So evident what a close and loving family.
My most Sincere Sympathy, Bonnie

Tony and Lori Robertson

March 3, 2022 4:27 PM

RIP Joe..  You were absolutely one of a kind.  You will be missed.

Debbie Hood

March 3, 2022 2:00 PM

I simply loved his smile, the best. We talked flowers in the Spring. He will be sadly missed. I bid my friend Joe, Peace🌿

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