Joseph “Joe” Patrick Stabler, 46, passed away on Thursday, October 2, 2014 in Norfolk, VA. He was born on June 26, 1968 in Long Beach, CA. Joe was a veteran of the U.S.Army where he served honorably for 2 years. After his military service, he earned two bachelors degrees from Old Dominion University. Joe was a handy man and could fix anything. He had numerous hobbies such as golf, tennis, running, reading, traveling, music and the arts. His passion was the joy of interacting and sharing knowledge with others. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by a daughter, Chelsea Marie Stabler of Charlottesville; mother, Rita Kay Stabler of Virginia Beach; a sister, Cindy Alward and her husband, Randy of Veedersburg, IN; a brother, Eric Stabler of Virginia Beach; two nephews, Brayden and Aaron Alward of Veedersburg, IN; and numerous other loving relatives.
A celebration of Joe’s life will be held on Tuesday, October 7, 2014 at 4:00 pm at Beach Church, 503 15th Street, Virginia Beach, VA 23451, with a reception to follow at the church. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the MC Vets organization, 301 N High St, Baltimore, MD 21202 or by visiting their website at http://www.mcvet.org/donatenow.php.
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