Funeral services for Jose “Joe” Avelar Jr. will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, October 9, 2020 at St. Theodore Catholic Church, Albert Lea, with Father Kurt Farrell officiating.  Burial with military honors will be at St. Theodore Cemetery.  Visitation for Joe will be from 4 – 7 PM on Thursday at Bonnerup Funeral Service, with a time for sharing beginning at 6:30.  The funeral service will be livestreamed to the public.  Simply go to to view it at the time of the service.

Joe passed away at his home in Albert Lea on Monday, October 5, 2020 at the age of 72.