Joseph Gerald Cada, Jr., 48, of Lee's Summit, Missouri, was born Monday, April 22, 1963 in Kansas City, Missouri, the son of Joseph Gerald, Sr. and Peggy Janine (Plummer) Cada, he departed this life at 8:50 a.m. on Friday, March 30, 2012 at the Indian Creek Health Care Center, Overland Park, Kansas.
On November 22, 1987, he was united in marriage to Vickie Lynn Wilkinson in Belton, Missouri.
Joseph was a gifted remodeler and painter, but was skilled in many aspects of construction.
He is survived by his wife Vickie of the home; one son Jared (and Tori) Cada of Lee's Summit; two daughters Jana (and Eric) Fuehring of Concordia, Missouri and Sarah (and Rick) Holden of Holden, Missouri; five grandchildren Kyle Holden, Logan Holden, Caleb Fuehring, Lilly Fuehring, and Tru Cada; his father Joseph (and Rita) Cada, Sr. of Kansas City, Missouri, and mother Peggy J. Miller of Overland Park, Kansas; two brothers Steven Earnhart of Overland Park, Kansas and Chris (and Rhonda) Hayes of Kansas City, Missouri; two sisters Kathy Cada of Belton, Missouri and Angel (and Jim) Greer of Adrian, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at the funeral home. Reverend D. Kent Deubner of the Pleasant Hill First Christian Church officiated. Interment was in the Lone Jack Cemetery. Casket bearers were Roger Aldridge, Jared Cada, Curt Cambers, Anthony Grenier, Gary Plummer, and Wade Walchak.
Visitation was held prior to the service at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the family.