Joseph Peabody, 64, Clay County, passed away at his residence Sept. 24, 2010.
He was born March 5, 1946, and graduated from Elgin High School.
Mr. Peabody served his country in the United States Navy.
He had worked as a telephone lineman in Texas.
He was a member of the Otter Creek Christian Church.
He will be remembered as a talented handyman and a good friend.
He is survived by his daughter Lisa Peabody, brothers Thomas Peabody, Chuck Peabody and Dick Peabody, and sisters Mary Adams Peabody and Bunni Sommers.
Cremation services have been entrusted to French Funeral Home in Brazil.
Memorial services will take place at Otter Creek Christian Church, at 2 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 24, 2010.