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Palm Northwest Mortuary & Cemetery

6701 North Jones Blvd, Las Vegas, NV

OBITUARY

Chief Dempsey

October 21, 1943July 30, 2020
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Joseph William Dempsey, age 76, of Las Vegas, Nevada passed away on Thursday, July 30, 2020. Joseph was born October 21, 1943 in OH to Nina and Joseph Dempsey.

Joseph is survived by his wife, Sandra Dempsey; son Jeffery Dempsey; and daughter Lisa Dempsey; grandsons Aaron William Dempsey, Jacob Elliot Dempsey, William Cox, and Nathaniel Ferenschak, granddaughter-in-law Brianna Cox, great grandson Liam Cox, great granddaughter Keira Cox, great grandson Lucas Cox, nephews Johnny Cichocki, Mark Cichocki, David Cichocki, Joey Dempsey, and Michael Donoho, niece Sue Cichocki, and niece Carrie Dempsey Ibrahim.

Joseph was preceded in death by father Joseph Dempsey and mother Nina Dempsey; brother John Dempsey; brother Richard Dempsey; sister Ginny Dempsey; sister Joanne Donoho and sister Betty Cichocki.

A funeral service for Joseph will be held Tuesday, August 11, 2020 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Palm Northwest Mortuary, 6701 North Jones Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89131, followed by a reception from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM. Burial will be held at a later date at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, VA.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.palmnorthwest.com for the Dempsey family.

Services

  • Funeral Service

    Tuesday, August 11, 2020

  • Reception

    Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Memories

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james carnes

August 11, 2020

We grew up together in North Toledo, we were best friends before grade school. Joe and I had shared many adventures. Some we can talk about, others probably not. We were like brothers and considered ourselves brothers. I'm going to miss you Joe, but I still have the memories. RIP my brother.

Tom Smith

August 10, 2020

Photo from 2019 induction into the Woodward H.S. Alumni Hall of Fame.

Leonard/Margot Allen

August 8, 2020

Sandy,
We wish to express our sincerest condolences to your family for
Joe's passing. All our memories of you both over the years are heartfelt and we regret having to miss the on-site memorial service.

Leonard & Margot Allen

Kim Baldwin

August 6, 2020

He had the best stories and was great at telling them. He always entertained.

So sorry for your loss.

Ginger Gill

August 4, 2020

Aunt Sandy, We are truly sorry for your loss. We would like to offer you and your family our deepest and most sincere condolences. May our friendship and prayers ease you through this difficult time. We love you!! Jeff and Ginger

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