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Shrewsbury, MA 01545
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Joseph Luks

Joseph C. "Joe" Luks

Saturday, September 5th, 1936 - Wednesday, March 18th, 2020
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Obituary

Joseph C. “Joe” Luks, 83, of Auburn, died peacefully in the comfort of his own home on Wednesday March 18, 2020, with his devoted family by his side.

Born in Worcester and raised in Auburn, Joe was one of three children born to the late Joseph T. and Theresa M. (Michalak) Luks. Upon graduating from Auburn High School in 1954, he enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and served for several years during the Korean Conflict. Joe then began attending F. Harold Daniels Forestry School in Rutland, after his honorable discharge from active duty. Joe dedicated over 25 years of his career to the Town of Auburn Highway Department, where he worked as a Highway Surveyor. He also served on the Auburn Fire Department for eighteen years and was Lieutenant.

He enjoyed reading, Bible study, fishing, hunting, gardening, and travelling, but most of all, Joe loved spending time with his family.

He is survived by his sons, Joseph W. Luks and his wife Linda M. of Auburn, and Daniel T. Luks and his wife Charlene A. of Oakham; his step-children, Pamela M. Wright and her husband Kenneth R. Wright II, Pat I. Spitz and her husband William of Oxford, and Richard J. Vincent of Oxford; fifteen grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; his brother, Richard Luks and his wife Linda of Auburn; several nieces and nephews; and his special friend, Mary. In addition to his parents, Joe was predeceased by his first wife and the mother of his children, Wanda (Allgor) Luks; his second wife, Marilyn (Vincent) Luks; and his sister, Dorothy Broghammer.

His family would like to thank Central MA Hospice and BrightStar Care, as well as his caretakers, Roberta, Shirley, and Barbara, for their support during his last several months of care.

Mr. Luks’ funeral Mass will be celebrated privately for his family, followed by burial – military honors will be rendered at a later date. There are no calling hours. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date, for all to attend. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Central MA Hospice, 191 Pakachoag Street, Auburn, MA 01501
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Mr. Luks' funeral Mass will be celebrated privately for his family, with burial to follow - military honors will be rendered at a later date. There will be no calling hours. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date, for all to attend.

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Steve Kathy Caleb Murphy and Bonnie Barnes

Posted at 01:13am
This was mysweet Uncle Joe my heart is truly broken I loved you more than words will ever be able to reveal my you be in Heaven hunting and fishing with my Daddy J.D. Barnes y'all get a place ready for me because I will see you again I LOVE YOU TO THE MOON AND BACK !!♡♡♡

Bradford Hamilton

Posted at 07:37pm
We only met Joseph once, and was graciously hosted in his home one day - he was a kind and generous sould, and we enjoyed seeing all the Nateve American themed things he had in his home. We know that his family loved him and will miss him.

Brad Hamilton & Valerie Wild Owl
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Richard & Joan Lavoie

Posted at 12:37pm
We will never forget the fond memories and times we shared with Joe. He was a kind, and loving fun friend to be with! He had the most loving and caring family and friends who helped him at his home day and night! Our deepest condolences to you and his families!
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Ralph Gendron

Posted at 05:28pm
My sincere condolences to the Luks family. Joe will be greatly missed and remember all the good times! 🙏

Cathy Avery

Posted at 09:34am
Joe had such a wonderful way with people and always made you feel special. He always had a smile and kind word for everyone. Thinking of all the Luks Family - sending prayers and loving thoughts for a man who will be greatly missed. Fly with the angels now. Cathy & David Avery xoxo
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