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Ronald D. Joos

September 05, 1936 - November 16, 2023


Obituary For Ronald D. Joos

Peabody – Ronald D. Joos, 87, beloved husband of Doris E. (Turner) Joos, died Thursday, November 16, 2023 at the Salem Hospital.

Born in Camden, NJ, he was the son of the late Frederick W. and Maria (Wagner) Joos. He graduated from Gloucester City High School in NJ, class of 1954 and earned both a bachelor’s in 1959 and a master’s degree in Physics in 1963 from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA.

Ronald had been employed for over fifty years in the semi-conductor industry and retired from Microsemi Corporation in 2007.

A longtime resident of Peabody and most recently in Middleton, he was an active member, former trustee and member of the missionary committee of the West Church in Peabody. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend who will be missed by all who knew him.

In addition to his wife with whom he shared fifty-eight years of marriage, he is survived by three sons, George C. Joos and his wife, Kerstin of Round Rock, TX, Andrew D. Joos and his wife, Suzanne of Reading, MA and Donald H. Joos and his wife, Stephanie of Austin TX. He is also survived by eight grandchildren, Ashley, Kylie, Mary, Adam, Kevin, Connor, Austin and Owen Joos, a sister-in-law, Frances Joos of PA and several nieces and nephews. He was also the father of the late infant daughter Kerry Lee Joos, stepson of the late Elizabeth (Hoffman) Joos and brother of the late Melvin E. Joos.

ARRANGEMENTS: His funeral service will be held at the West Church Peabody, 27 Johnson St., Peabody, on Monday, November 27, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. Visiting hour will be held at the church prior to the service from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. on Monday morning. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. The burial will be held at the Puritan Lawn Memorial Park, Peabody. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts in Ronald’s name may be directed to West Church Peabody at 27 Johnston St, Peabody or Haven From Hunger, 71 Wallis Street, Peabody, MA 01960, where Ronald and Doris were active supporters for many years.


27 Nov


10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

West Congregational Church 27 Johnson Street Peabody, MA 01960 Get Directions »
27 Nov

Funeral Service

11:00 AM

West Congregational Church 27 Johnson Street Peabody, MA 01960 Get Directions »
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  • 11/23/2023

    Ron was a wonderful person. He was totally devoted to his family and his wife. They were s wonderful couple. I hope he is riding around in a fancy sports car. He will be missed at all the family functions.

  • 11/22/2023

    A true gentleman and a wonderful Grandfather. He was a quiet presence at all of our family gatherings amidst all the chaos. A great role model for his children and grandchildren.


  • Tender Tribute

    Coreen Sawdon sent Tender Tribute for Ronald D. Joos - November 26, 2023

    With our sincerest sympathies during this difficult time. Your acre security family

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