YOUNGSTOWN - Joseph R. Karnes, 31, died Friday, May 10, 2013, at Trumbull Memorial Hospital in Warren. A cause of death is pending.
Joseph was born Oct. 19, 1981, in Warren, the son of John Karnes and Beth Ann Karnes.
He was employed at Knight Line Embroidery.
Joseph R. Karnes
He is survived by his fiancee, Nicole A. Lynch, his daughter, Krista J. Karnes, and stepdaughter, Dakota Lynch, all at home; his mother and stepfather, Beth Ann and Ray Smith of Struthers; two sisters, Angela Johnson of Warren and Crystal Karnes of Struthers; a brother, Jon W. Karnes of Girard; two stepsisters, Danielle Scarnati and Shannon Binion, both of Niles; and a half-sister, Raeann Karnes of Niles.
Joseph was preceded in death by his father and a brother.
Funeral services will be held 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Higgins-Reardon Funeral Homes, Poland Chapel.
Family and friends may call from 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.