Joseph Charles Hendrickson, 56, of Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho, passed away unexpectedly on December 24, 2019, in his home. Joseph was born January 9, 1963 in Indianapolis, Indiana to William and Teresa Hendrickson and grew up with his siblings until he joined the Army. He spent 22 years of his life proudly serving his country. While working at West Point in New York, he met the love of his life, Darlene Hendrickson. They moved to Idaho in 1994 and had been together for 25 years.
Joseph is preceded in death by his father, William Hendrickson. He is survived by his wife, Darlene Hendrickson of Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho, his mother Teresa Baker (JB Baker) of Indianapolis, Indiana, his brother Will Hendrickson (Wanda Hendrickson) of Rathdrum, Idaho, his brother Aaron Reese (Nicki McMurray) of Indianapolis, Indiana, his sister Beth Wayt (Gary Ratliff) of Rhinelander, Wisconsin, his nephew Billy Hendrickson of Coeur d’ Alene, Idaho, his niece Sarah Hendrickson of Arizona, his daughter Jennifer Hendrickson-Bogdanow of Germany, two grandchildren and his beloved dog Sarge.
A small service will be held on Saturday, January 18th at 2pm at the American Legion Post 143 located at 1138 E. Poleline Avenue in Post Falls, Idaho. Friends and family please join us in celebrating Joe’s life.