Albert “Joe” Cleavinger, 68, McLouth, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019 at his home.

Albert “Joe” Cleavinger, 68, McLouth, died Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2019 at his home. He was born Oct. 7, 1950 at Leavenworth, Kansas, the son of Robert William and Selma “Boots” Lohman Cleavinger. Albert was a 1968 graduate from Tonganoxie High School. He received a Welder’s Degree from Atchison Vo-Tech. He worked his entire life as a farmer and mechanic.
He married Dorothy Marie Woodhead on June 14, 1970 at McLouth. She survives of the home. Other survivors include a daughter, Sabrina (James) Thummel, McLouth, two grandchildren, Katrina (SPC Adam) Gray, Mackenzie Thummel and four great-grandchildren, Marcelene Gray, Kennedy Gray and Athena Gray and Jahmir Brown, all of McLouth.
He was preceded by a son, Corey Joe in 1993.
Cremation is planned and no services are scheduled at this time. Memorial contributions may be made to the Albert “Joe” Cleavinger Memorial Fund sent in care of Barnett Family Funeral Home, PO Box 602, Oskaloosa, KS 66066. Online condolences may be made at barnettfamilyfh.com