JOSEPH WHEELER CAW, JR.
A longtime resident of Poolesville, MD, died on November 26,
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Sally Ann Wilson
Born on October 4, 1934 in Washington, DC, Joe was the son of
the late Joseph W. and Mary Rosina (Barnes) Caw.
Joe was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of the Softball Hall of Fame - DC Metro
Area and Montgomery College Athletic Hall of Fame. Joe graduated from Mckinley Tech
High School in Washington DC in 1952.
He was also an accomplished carpenter.
Surviving are three children, Joseph W. Caw, III (Sheri), Rosemarie Reader (Michael) and
James C. Caw (Colleen); seven grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
Joe was preceded in death by three sisters, Elizabeth Peele, Gladys Ricker and Rosemary
Family will receive friends on Thursday, November 29 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Hilton Funeral
Home, 22111 Beallsville Rd. (Rt. 109), Barnesville, MD.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Friday, November 30 at St. Mary's
Catholic Church, 18230 Barnesville Rd., Barnesville, MD 20838.
Interment will follow in the church cemetery, with a reception at St. Mary's pavilion following