• Date Of Birth: November 18, 1927
  • Date Of Death: May 9, 2021
  • City: Fort Sumner
  • State: New Mexic

Joe was born on November 18, 1927 at Fort Sumner, New Mexico to Florencio William and Tecla (Swabecher) Spitz and passed away on May 9, 2021 at the Grandview Hospital in Colorado Springs, Colorado at the age of 93.

Joe was a cowboy from the day he was born and he worked many different ranching jobs throughout his life.

He is preceded in death by his wife, Sue Spitz, his parents, five brothers, four sisters, and grandson, Isaac Moreno.

Joe is survived by his daughters, Frankie Nichols and Sandy “Lucy” Spitz both of Lamar, sister, Pauline Spitz of Welch, OK; nephews, Joe A. Spitz of Lamar and William Spitz of Las Animas, CO; three grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. He is also survived by numerous other family and a host of friends.