Jozsef âJoeâ Janos Iha, age 78, of Quitman, passed away in his home on December 7, 2017.
Joe was born on August 21, 1939 in Pecs Hungary, and was the son of Jozsef Iha and Krisztina (Trenyi) Iha. Joe came to the United States when he was 17, and served in the US Army from 1957 to 1962, attaining the rank of Sergeant.
After retiring from Texas Instruments, Joe and his wife, Andre, moved to Hope, New Jersey, but their love of fishing brought them back to Texas, where they moved to their dream home on Lake Fork in 2002. Joe was an active member of the Lionâs Club.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Jozsef and Krisztina Iha; his brother, Ferenc Iha; and by his wife of 53 years, Andre Lee Iha in 2016.
He is survived by two sons, Mike Iha of Sachse and Steve Iha of Dallas; one grandchild, Daniel Christopher Iha of Sachse.
Funeral service is scheduled for 2:00 PM, December 16, 2017 at Lowe Funeral Home in Quitman with Reverend Sam Walker officiating. Committal will follow at Quitman City Cemetery.