Joel W. Harding, Janesville, WI (1963-2014)
December 11, 1963 – March 1, 2014
Joel William Harding, age 50, of Janesville, passed away on March 1, 2014, at Agrace HospiceCare in Fitchburg. He was born on Dec. 11, 1963, in Madison, WI. Joel graduated from Edgerton High School in 1982. On April 20, 2000, Joel married Donna in Rockton, IL. Joel worked as a manufacturing engineer for Aptar Mukwonago, Bourns Automotive and SSI Technologies. He was a percussionist and marched with the Madison Scouts 1976 – 1983 and in the Madison Scouts Alumni Reunion Corps. He enjoyed restoring Camaros, watching movies and Packers games, vacationing at Disney World, spending time with his family and friends, and his loyal dog, Daisy. He will be greatly missed. Joel, may you never walk alone.
Joel is survived by his true joys in life: his wife, Donna; daughter, Jozie; and stepson, Wyatt. He is further survived by his siblings, John Harding and Jill (Scott) Spilde; his parents, Jay and Kay (Kurth) Harding; and two estranged adult daughters. He was preceded in death by his brother, Jeffrey Harding; and by his maternal and paternal grandparents.
Joel’s family would like to thank Erin, Jill and the entire staff from Agrace HospiceCare for their care and compassion.
Memorial service will be held at ALBRECHT FUNERAL HOME, 828 South Janesville, Milton, WI. Friends will be received from 5 until 7 p.m. , with prayer service to follow on Friday, March 7th, 2014, at the ALBRECHT FUNERAL HOME in Milton. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Agrace HospiceCare 5395 E. Cheryl Parkway, Madison, WI 53711 or online at www.agrace.org.