Joseph H. Bachtel "Po", "Joe", died November 12, 2016. "Po" was born September 10, 1934 in Elkins, West Virginia. He and his family lived several places during his childhood years. He graduated from High School in 1953 in South Charleston, W.Va.
He dedicated the first part of his adult years in the defense of his Country serving in the United States Marine Corps. He then worked in construction in capacities from craftsman to supervision until his retirement. After retiring he lived in El Mirage, Arizona. "Po" is survived by one sister and brother, two children, six grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and 3 brothers.
Graveside services with military honors will be held on Wednesday, December 7, 2016 at 10:00 AM at the Wickenburg Municipal Cemetery.