Joseph Patrick McQueen
June 24, 1930 – February 9, 2020
Age 89, survived by wife, Bernadette “Bunnie”; children: Patrick, Michael, Jennifer, Timothy and Mark; 14 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.
Joe was born in Omaha, grew up in Sheelytown, attended Central High School, served honorably in the United States Navy, worked at Falstaff Brewery for over three decades, and owned and managed Old Settler’s neighborhood bar in South Omaha after Falstaff closed. He and Bunnie were married for 67 years. Joe loved sports, fishing, hunting, polka, and his family.
VISITATION for family and friends begins Tuesday, February 11, 2020 at 6:15pm with a 7pm VIGIL SERVICE at Holy Cross Catholic Church (4810 Woolworth Ave). MASS OF CHRISTIAN BURIAL: Wednesday, February 12, 2020, 11am, at Holy Cross Catholic Church. INTERMENT: Calvary Cemetery with military honors. Memorials are suggested to Holy Cross Catholic Church.