Stump Joseph

[3 SEP 1932 - A2 - 20423 - 1 AUG 2001]

Stump Joseph Eulogies

AOG Testimonials



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Baker's - Dienst's - Woody Black and Carol Gilbert - George Kennebeck and Emily Vasquez - Dorothy Crancer - Campbell's - Blahuta's - Ofelia Vanden Bosch - Maren Palmer - Tom Weaver - Nancy Joseph [CENTEX Mini - JAN 2017]



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['55 Mini-Cruise: APR 2016]



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Nancy Joseph
['55 Mini-Cruise: APR 2016]



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Fikaris' and Nancy Joseph
['55 Mini-Cruise: APR 2016]



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Nancy Joseph
['55 Mini-Cruise: APR 2016]



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Betty Schepps - Marcia Cathey - Nancy Joseph
['55 Mini-Cruise: APR 2016]



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Ludwig's - Enslow's - Nancy Joseph - Ellen Schick
['55 Mini-Cruise: APR 2016]



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Ellen Schick - Nancy Joseph - Inez Cardillo
['55 Mini-Cruise: APR 2016]



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Ellen Schick - Nancy Joseph - Inez Cardillo
['55 Mini-Cruise: APR 2016]



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Dorothy Crancer - Tom Weaver - Nancy Joseph - George Kennebeck - Bud Weaver (Tom's brother '45) John Feagin [Sue Weaver Funeral - MAR 2016]



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Baker's - Carol Gilbert - Woody Black - Maren Palmer - Nancy Joseph - Dorothy Crancer - Cooper's - Emily Vasquez - George Kennebeck - Campbell's [CENTEX Mini - JAN 2016]



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Dianne Enslow - Nancy Joseph - Donna Ludwig
[Birmingham Mini - APR 2013]



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Nancy Joseph - Ellen Schick - Howie Stone - Mike Stevenson -
Marcia Cathey [Birmingham Mini - APR 2013]



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Nancy Joseph - Mike Stevenson - Jim Fiscus
[Birmingham Mini - APR 2013]



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Brownie Pemberton - Nancy Joseph - Joann Secord -
Nancy Prater [Birmingham Mini - APR 2013]



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Joan McCulla - Pam Trobaugh - Dick Secord -
Nancy Joseph [Birmingham Mini - APR 2013]



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Nancy Joseph and Dorothy Crancer
[Birmingham Mini - APR 2013]



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Prater's - Nancy Joseph - Woerner's - Cardillo's -
Tommy West [Birmingham Mini - APR 2013]



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Marcia Cathey - Nancy Joseph - Dorothy
Crancer [Birmingham Mini - APR 2013]



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Ellen Schick - Nancy Joseph - Dorothy
Crancer [Birmingham Mini - APR 2013]



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Weaver’s - Vanden Bosch’s - Kennebeck’s - Roberta Stone - Campbell’s - Dienst’s - Maren Palmer - Dinwiddie’s - Cooper’s - Fleeger’s - Nancy Joseph - Baker’s [CENTEX New Year's Day Gathering - 1 JAN 2012]



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Roberta Stone - Sue Weaver - Ofelia Vanden Bosch - Paula Campbell - Lo Dienst - Jan Kennebeck - Pat Dinwiddie - Carol Baker - Maren Palmer - Mary Helen Cooper - Jo Fleeger - Nancy Joseph [CENTEX New Year's Day Gathering - 1 JAN 2012]



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Dick Baker - Paula Campbell - Nancy Joseph
[CENTEX New Year's Day Gathering - 1 JAN 2012]



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A-2: West's - Stevenson - Nancy Joseph - Auger - Fikaris' -
Stemle's - Spaulding's - Prater's [55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Ellen Schick - Marcia Cathey - Dorothy Crancer -
Nancy Joseph [55th Reunion - 19th Hole after Golf]



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Stone's - Nancy Joseph - Pam Trobaugh - Minich's -
Natalie Wilcox [55th Reunion - May 2010]



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? - Katherine Jeter - Nancy Joseph
[55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Nancy Joseph and Jack Jeter
[55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Katherine Jeter - Nancy Joseph - Jack Jeter -
Zaborowski's [55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Nancy Joseph - Ellen Schick - Dorothy Crancer -
Marcia Cathey [55th Reunion - May 2010]



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John Feagin - Connie and Joe Franklin - Nancy Joseph -
Dorothy Crancer [55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Nancy Joseph - Dorothy Crancer - Marcia
Cathey [55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Dorothy Crancer - Nancy Joseph - Connie
Franklin [55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Dorothy Crancer and Nancy Joseph
[55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Inez Cardillo and Nancy Joseph
[55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Donne Olvey - Dorothy Crancer - Nancy Joseph - Rich
and Inez Cardillo - Joe Dado [55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Inez Cardillo and Nancy Joseph
[55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Nancy Joseph
[55th Reunion - May 2010]



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? and Nancy Joseph
[55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Nancy Joseph - Inez Cardillo - Tommy and
Elaine West [55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Fred Bliss - Paula and Jack Campbell - Nancy Joseph -
George Kennebeck [Pete Vann Funeral - JUN 2010]



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Nancy Joseph and George Kennebeck
[Pete Vann Funeral - JUN 2010]



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Dot and Dick Stemle - Nancy Prater - Elaine and Tom West -
Mike Stevenson - Nancy Joseph [55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Nancy Joseph - Nancy Prater - Dot Spaulding - Dot
Stemle - Angee Fikaris - Elaine West [A-2: 55th Reunion]



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Marcia Cathey - Inez Cardillo - Nancy Joseph
[55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Rich and Inez Cardillo - Rod Vitty - Nancy
Joseph [55th Reunion - May 2010]



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Buddy Roberts - Ed Trobaugh - Nancy
Joseph [Austin Mini - APR 2008]



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[50th Reunion Bio]



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Ofelia and Jon Vanden Bosch - Dave Wheeler (getting a beer) - Katherine Jeter - Nancy Joseph - Jack Jeter - Jan and George Kennebeck [JUL 2003]



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Stump and Nancy Joseph - Ellen and
John Schick [CO Mini - SEP 1998]



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[15th Reunion - 1970]

Row 8: Auer - McNair - Street - Wix - Row 7: Horst - Paul Parks - ? - Dugan - Grubbs - Domeck - Bliss - Row 6: Howie Stone - Newton - Booras - Strom - McDonald - Row 5: Fikaris - Schick - Gallup - Cardillo - Wheeler - Masson - Row 4: Katenbrink - Spellman - Joseph - ? - Schlotter - Row 3: Bergen - Fralen - ? - Andrews - Dunaway - Bob Johnson - Jim Ryan - Row 2: Bean - Strati - Soper - Jeter - Wiegand - Lenio - Price - Row 1: Prater - Thorsen - Meisenheimer - Reid - Zaborowski - Feagin - Joe Franklin

Larger Size



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Bill Hadley - Ray Gunderson - Bob Joseph - Charlie Johnson - Howard Whittaker - Unnamed snake [Ranger School - MAR 1956]



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[Ft. Benning Jump Class - JAN 1956]

Row 1: Coyle (2) - Meekison (7) - C. Johnson (8) - Row 2: Nidever (5) - Cardillo (6) - Bergen (10) - Row 3: Sietman (4) - Landers (8) - Row 4: Tebodo (3) - Grubbs (8) - Row 5: Strati (1) - Hadly (4) - McIlroy (5) - Strom (7) - Kinzer (9) - Joseph (10) - Row 6: Nieves-Rivera (1) - H. Stone (6) - Holbrook (8) - Wells (9) - Row 7: Whittaker (5) - Row 9: Martling (1) - T. McCarthy (2) - Macdonald (3) - Devereaux (4) - Row 10: Meetze (9)



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A-2 Firsties - 1st Row: Vincent - Joseph - Stevenson - Fikaris - Prater - Stemle - 2nd Row: Freed - Adams - West - Jim Miller - Mason - Jellison - 3rd Row: Auger (CO) - Spaulding - Reid - Lucas - Rupp - Weissenborn - 4th Row: Dax - Senger - Camp - Schauer



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2012 AOG Online Register Entry

Register Glossary



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Robert Emmett Joseph, Jr.

Robert Emmett Joseph, Jr. was born on 3 September 1932 in Virginia. He was appointed to West Point from the 1st Congressional District of Idaho and entered on 3 July 1951. He was in Company A2, was a Cadet Sergeant and the Company First Sergeant his first class year. He graduated on 7 June 1955 and was commissioned in the US Army in the Infantry.


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Robert Emmett Joseph, Jr.

Col. Robert Emmett Joseph, Jr., USA, Ret., after a varied and distinguished career, passed away as the result of leukemia on August 1, 2001 in San Antonio, TX. He was born on September 3, 1932 in Richmond, VA and was graduated from West Point United States Military Academy in 1955 with a B.S. in General Engineering.

After attending Infantry Basic Course, the Airborne Course and the Ranger Course, Col. Joseph was assigned to the 82nd Airborne Division at Ft. Bragg. In 1957, he joined the 3rd Infantry Div. at Ft. Benning, GA, which gyroscoped to Germany. In Germany, he was assigned to the 2nd Battle Group, 4th Inf., 3rd Inf. Div for two years as a company commander. Col. Joseph returned to Ft. Benning for the Infantry Career Course and in 1961, was assigned to Clemson University, SC, on ROTC duty. In 1964, Col. Joseph studied Thai at the Defense Language Institute, Monterey, CA, followed by a one-year assignment to Thailand as an advisor to the Thai 5th Regimental Combat Team. From Thailand, he was selected to attend the Command and General Staff College at Ft. Leavenworth, KS. Upon graduation, he was assigned to the Republic of Vietnam, where he served as Exec. Officer to the 2nd Bn., 60th Infantry. In 1968, Col. Joseph returned from Vietnam and was assigned to the Office of the Chief of Research and Development at the Pentagon for 2 years, followed by assignment to American University where he received his M.A. degree in South and Southeast Asia and Thai Language. Upon graduation in 1971, he was assigned to Ft. Hood, TX, where he assumed command of the 1st/8th Cavalry Div. (TRICAP). In 1973, he received orders to the Army War College in Carlisle Barracks, PA, followed by assignment to Korea as G-3 of the 2nd Inf. Div. Upon completion of this tour, he was assigned to West Point as a member of the Office of Military Instruction and later as Regimental Commander. In 1977, he attended the State Department Thai Course, followed by assignment to Thailand as the Army Attachi until his 1980-1982 Deputy Post Commander assignment at Ft. Leavenworth, KS. From 1982 until military retirement in 1984, he served as the Chief of Readiness and Mobilization Group at Ft. Sam Houston, TX.

Upon military retirement, he became Commandant at San Antonio Academy until 1996, when he fully retired. His military awards include the Silver Star, the Bronze Star with Valor (2nd oak leaf cluster), the Legion of Merit, the Meritorious Service Medal (2nd oak leaf cluster), the Army Commendation Medal (2nd oak leaf cluster), the Vietnam Service Medal, the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, 2 Air Medals and the Combat Infantry Badge.

Col. Joseph is survived by his wife, Nancy Cowan Joseph, of San Antonio; his daughter and son-in-law, Carolyn and John Abshier, of New Braunfels, TX; his son, Robert E. Joseph III, of Spring, TX; his grandchildren, Brian and Melissa, of New Braunfels, TX; and his sister and brother-in-law, Barbara Joseph and Mort Mumma III, of Fredericksburg, VA.


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