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Joseph Paul HaunreiterMarch 20, 1932 ~ June 26, 2015 (age 83)
Joseph Paul Haunreiter March 20, 1932 ~ June 26,2015
He was born in Chehalis to Jacob and Martina (Holtinger) Haunreiter. He went by Paul and was also known by some as The Million Mile Man. He has driven many different trucks, pulled trailers and hauled for several different companies.
He was in the Army were he worked in communications, he was also in the Merchant Marines.
He retired from the Centralia Coal Mine in 1989 where he drove belly dumps, and bought a log truck. Which he was driving at age 83 when he was killed, and made his final long trip home.
He was preceded in death by his parents, baby sister, brothers Edward, Fred, Larry and sister Mary Wood.
He is survived by his wife Beth of 51 years of marriage. Twins Jeffrey and Valarie son in law Abraham Aparicio; sons Timothy and Joe. Three grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Memorial Mass will be held at 3:00 PM, Friday July 17, 2015, at St. Joseph Catholic Church. 157 SW 6th St. Chehalis, Washington