Joseph Michael Lantz, age 70, a resident of Clemtown Community Philippi, passed away Sunday April 19, 2020 at his residence. Mike was born December 25, 1949 in Barbour Co. a son of the late William Lantz and Betty (Booth) Snider who survives at Belington. Surviving is companion Lousie Arbogast of Clemtown Community Philippi
Children, John Braham of Philippi
Amanda Minnick and husband Melvin of Oakland, MD
Stephanie Parsons and husband Dennis of Charleston, WV
Melissa Braham of Summersville
Step Children, Amanda Scott and husband Robert of Elkins
Donald Arbogast and wife Candy of Dailey
Jacob Arbogast of Moatsville
James Arbogast of Craigsville
Brothers, Tim Lantz and wife Sarah of Parsons
Matt Snider and wife Tamara of Philippi
Several grandchildren and great grandchildren
Mike worked as a bailiff for the Taylor County Sheriff’s Department. He served in the US Army from 1969-1971. Mike enjoyed coming to Hardee’s of a morning and socializing with his friends.
Private services will be held and interment will be in the WV National Cemetery.