Sad news. Sympathies and condolences to Joe’s family and friends.
March 27, 2011
After a vibrant life, Joe Bageant died yesterday following a four-month struggle with cancer. He was 64. Joe is survived by his wife, Barbara, his three children, Timothy, Patrick and Elizabeth, and thousands of friends and admirers. He is also survived by his work and ideas.
According to Joe’s wishes, he will be cremated. His family will hold a private memorial service.
Small Talk (in memoriam, for Joe Bageant, 1946-2011) By Gary Corseri
Joe Bageant: “Who are we as a people?” By Gary Corseri
Rainbow Pie – So different yet so familiar By William Bowles
A truth seeker, a man of a depth all too rare … he was a desperately needed voice from beyond the “city limits” … the lessons he taught us bear witness to his love of man kind …
with a heavy heart …