Joseph E. Ennis,
Sr., age 77, passed away on Friday, July 17, 2020.
He was born on
March 13, 1943, in Wheeling, West Virginia, to Joseph B. and Gladys (Higgs)
Joseph is survived
by his wife of 55 years, Marjorie (Mikels) Ennis; sons, Joseph E. (Heather)
Ennis Jr., and Todd A. (Dawn) Ennis; daughter, Nicole (Nick) Walters;
grandchildren, Conner, Jacob and Emily Ennis, Joe Ennis and Breanne and
He was preceded in
death by his parents.
after 35 years of service at Bethlehem Steel. He enjoyed hunting, fishing,
and playing golf with his family. Joseph also coached softball and baseball.
He loved the outdoors and watching his grandchildren play in all of their
activities. Joseph was a loving husband, father and grandfather and will be
will be held on Wednesday, July 22, 2020, at 7:00 p.m., at Edmonds & Evans
Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN 46304, with Pastor Terry Rhine
Visitation will be
held on Wednesday, July 22, 2020, from 4:00 p.m. until time of service at
The family has
requested that everyone in attendance please wear a mask or facial covering.
to the family may be made at