Joe Lampe, 58, died Monday, July 22, 2013 at Via Christi Regional Medical Center, St. Francis Campus, Wichita.
He was born June 9, 1955 at Spearville, the son of Henry and Margaret Whitaker Lampe. He attended Windthorst and Spearville Schools. He was a farmer and worked for Broce Construction in Dodge City for many years.
He loved horses, motorcycles and life in general.
Survivors include: his 3 children, Justin Lampe, Hays, Jessica Lampe, Hays and Tyler Lampe, Oklahoma; 3 brothers, John Matthews, Lawrence, Kansas, Frank Lampe, Kingston, Oklahoma and Mark Lampe, Offerle; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, 3 brothers, Cleve Matthews, Doral Matthews and Linus Lampe and a sister, Mary Lois Sullivan.
Graveside services were held at 10:30 am Saturday, July 27, 2013 at Holy Cross Cemetery, Windthorst, with Deacon Dwaine Lampe presiding.
The family suggests memorials to the Joseph Lampe Memorial Fund in care of Ziegler Funeral Chapel, 1901 N. 14th Ave., Dodge City, Kansas 67801. Condolences may be sent to www.zieglerfuneralchapel.com.