Joseph Owen Carroll, III

September 15, 1944 ~ May 18, 2021 (age 76)

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Joseph Owen Carroll, III 76, of Springfield, PA passed away on May 18, 2021. Son of the late Joseph and Margaret Carroll, son in law of the late Robert and Theresa Kauffman and loving husband of Kathy.

Joseph graduated from Springfield High School in 1964, attended electrical trade school and became a master electrician.  Joseph owned and operated the business, Joseph Carroll Electric. He was previously employed by Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital as an electrician in the maintenance department and Berley Electric. In recent years, he was a crossing guard for Springfield School District.

Joseph served in the US Army as a medic and Delaware National Guard. He was a lifetime member of the Springfield Fire Company joining in 1964. He was a firefighter, captain of fire police and volunteered for Springfield Ambulance Corps. He was a member of VFW, Vietnam Veterans American Legion and Men of Malvern.

Joseph is survived by his loving wife, Kathleen M. (Kauffman), his sisters, Elizabeth Schneider (Jay) and Susan DiGiacomo (Lou). Also survived by his sister in law, Theresa Campbell (David), brother in law, Robert Kauffman (Mary) and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his sister, Anne Carroll and brother, George Carroll.

Relatives and friends are invited to his Viewing Monday, May 24, 2021 9:00am O'Leary Funeral Home, 640 E. Springfield Road, Springfield, PA 19064 and to his Funeral Mass, Monday, 11:00am St. Francis of Assisi Church, 136 Saxer Ave., Springfield, PA 19064. Int. private.

Family requests contributions to be made to: Springfield Fire Company, 217 Saxer Ave., Springfield, PA 19064 or to the Wounded Warrior Project Donor Care Center, PO Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675-8533. 


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May 24, 2021

9:00 AM
O'Leary Funeral Home Ltd
640 E. Springfield Rd.
Springfield, PA 19064

Funeral Mass
May 24, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Francis of Assisi
136 Saxer Ave.
Springfield, PA 19064


Springfield Fire Company
217 Saxer Ave, Springfield PA 19064

Wounded Warrior Project
7020 A.C. Skinner Parkway, Suite 100, Jacksonville FL 32256
Tel: 1-877-832-6997

Wounded Warrior Project 7020 A.C. Skinner Parkway, Suite 100 Jacksonville, FL 32256

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