Joe Reading, 94, of Yuma, AZ died March 8, 2014. He was born March 16, 1919 in Philadelphia, PA where he was raised. He served in the U.S. Army during WWII.
On June 14, 1975 he married Evelyn (Simon) Atkins, who was raised in Potter County and graduated from GHS in 1941.
He is survived by his wife, Evelyn, along with numerous children and grandchildren, including step-children Bob (Lisa) Atkins of Washington, and Kayleen (Harry) Thornton of South Carolina, who still return to visit Potter County during hunting season.