Obit: Salisbury, Joseph Travis (1994 - 2015)

Contact: Robert Lipprandt 

Surnames: Gereau, Kirshbaum, McDonald, Roe, Salisbury, Schmidt

----Source: The Marshfield News Herald (Marshfield, WI) 5/04/2015

Salisbury, Joseph “Joey” Travis (4 OCT 1994 - 29 APR 2015)

Joseph T. Salisbury, age 20, of Marshfield, WI passed away, April 29, 2015 as a result of a moped accident.

Joseph Travis Salisbury was born on October 4, 1994 in Marshfield, WI the son of Amanda McDonald and Jesse Salisbury.

He attended school in Neillsville and was working towards a diploma in Marshfield. Joey had been employed at Custom Fabricating and Repair in Marshfield.

Joey is survived by his mother, Amanda (Jerry) Schmidt of Loyal, WI, his father, Jesse (Tanya Kirshbaum) of Marshfield, WI, his brother, Jacob Schmidt and his step-brothers, Chad (Carrisa) Schmidt and Corey Schmidt. He also leaves his maternal Grandparents, Sandra McDonald of Neillsville, WI and Larry (Eldray) McDonald of Neillsville, WI, his paternal Grandmother, Jenny Gereau of Neillsville, WI, stepbrothers, Cody, Levi, Jordan and Gabriel, along with several Aunts, Uncles, Cousins and Friends.

He was preceded in death by his paternal Grandfather, James Salisbury of Neillsville, WI.

Joey could make anyone laugh with his crazy actions and jokes, but he also had a quiet side. He was kind, respectful and caring. He loved playing video games with his brother, Jacob, who thinks the world of him, and he loved to hang out with all his friends.

There are many family members and friends who were close to Joey and loved him dearly. While he was growing up Joey had a special connection with his cousins, Brandon, Danielle, Kodty and Samantha McDonald. He is not thought of as a cousin to these four young adults, he is thought of as a brother. He was also close to his other cousins, Zack, Tabitha, Levi, Kealee Bea, Eric Shyla and Jada.

Funeral Services for Joey will be held at 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 5, 2015 at the Gesche Funeral Home in Neillsville. Pastor Patsy Roe will officiate. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., Tuesday at the Gesche Funeral Home.

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