Joe was born on May 2, 1943 in Dawson Creek, B.C. He passed away on December 26, 2009 in Dawson Creek, B.C. at the age of 66 years. A celebration of Joe's life was held on Saturday, January 2, 2010 at 2:00 pm at the Senior Citizen's Hall, interment at a later date in the Dawson Creek City Cemetery. Joe is survived by his wife Gail, children, Blake (Jenny) & Zane (Amanda), grandchildren, Dana and Drew, his sister, Shirley Rodeghiero, brothers, Gerry, Renald. Joe was predeceased his brother Don Hiebert.