In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Cancer Sociey
Joseph Campbell Stearns, age 58, entered into rest Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at his Festus residence. He was a a retired grocer for Schnucks; he liked to pitch horseshoes and fish. Born October 23, 1954, in St Louis, Missouri, to the late James and Nora (Lozenski) Stearns.
Survived by his loving family which includes sons: Nick (Keeley) Stearns of DeSoto and Gabe (Lorie) Stearns of DeSoto; daughter, Hillary Stearns of DeSoto; sisters: Janet (Wayne) Reiter of Festus, Diana Coleman of Irving, TX and Debra (Arvle) Melton of Gallatin, TN; grandchildren: Kinsley, Keighton, Payton and Maclynn; and special friend, Janice. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Ron Coleman.