Joseph A. Weins Born in Syracuse, NY, 1968. Moved to WA in 1984. Family members include his mother, Midge and step-dad Neal Culver of Tacoma; father, Bob Weins of Clay, NY; brothers Rick (Michelle) Weins and Mike Weins (friend Kira Perry) of Lakewood; aunt Julia Lathrop of Nampa, ID; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and his cat, "Too." Joe loved music, movies, food and animals. He believed in peace, an occasional drink and a good joke. He lived simply and was content with his life. He loved being with his mom, and found tranquility in her home. Donations in Joe's name may be made to www.bulldoghavennw.org (or any worthy Animal Rescue group). Joe believed in rescue; our home has had many, including himself. "Joe Down - Battleshields Up"