Joseph Jeffrey Tellup, age 66 of Hamilton, passed away on Friday, November 6, 2020. Joseph was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on August 8, 1954 to the late Fred and Betty Jane Tellup. Known to many as Joe, he proudly served his country as a Cavalry Scout in the U.S. Army and was assigned to the 2nd Squadron of 11th Armored Cavalry “Blackhorse” Regiment. After his time in the service, Joe worked as a carpenter and later owned his own webhosting company. He was a volunteer with the Butler County Republican Party, member of the Butler County FOPA Lodge #21, American Legion Post #138 and the Hugh L. Bates Masonic Lodge #686. Joe will be remembered as a kind, caring man with a passion for serving the needy and less fortunate.
Joe is survived by his wife of 27 years, Mary Lou; his children; John Wayne (Nicole) Unzicker, Christina (Brandon) McCoy, and Isaac (Megan) Tellup; his grandchildren Audrey, Sophia, Madison, Riley, Corbin, Jason, Carmen, Kaitlyn, Hailey, and Mavey; and his brother John Tellup.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, November 11, 2020 from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM, with a Masonic Service to immediately follow at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home, 330 Pershing Ave., Hamilton, Ohio 45011.
Memorial contributions can be made to Hamilton Christian Family Center, 601 Heaton St., Hamilton, Ohio 45011.
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