Joseph Benjamin Nagel


March 1, 1936 - March 12, 2016



Joseph Benjamin Nagel was born March 1, 1936 to Frederick and Mamie (Miller) Nagel in Mitchell.  Joe was united in marriage on August 31, 1963 to Sharon Oswald at Holy Family Catholic Church in Mitchell.

Joe was an avid outdoorsman and he loved to hunt and fish with his friends and grandchildren.   He was a member of the Amateur Trapshooting Association winning numerous State Trapshooting Titles. In 1999 Joe was inducted into the SD Trapshooting Hall of Fame.  He looked forward to visits from his cherished grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Although he retired from painting Joe remained “chief” of his paint shop.

Joe is survived by his wife, Sharon; four children: Fred Nagel and Angie Nagel of Mitchell, Kelly (Brian) Muntefering of Dimock, Amy (Angelo) DiMeglio of Lawrenceville, NJ; grandchildren:  Jordan Muntefering, Joe Nagel, Chris Nagel of Mitchell, Danielle and Matthew DiMeglio of Lawrenceville, NJ, great grandchildren: Marley and Jarrin Muntefering of Mitchell; brothers: Bill (Betty) Nagel of Winston-Salem, NC, Bob (Shirley) Nagel of Mitchell; sister, Suzetta Miller of Mesa, AZ and many nieces and nephews.

Joe was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Daniel Nagel.


Tuesday, March 15, 2016
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Bittner Funeral Chapel
Scripture Service ~ 6:30 PM
805 West Havens
Mitchell, South Dakota


Wednesday, March 16, 2016
10:00 AM
Holy Family Catholic Church
222 North Kimball
Mitchell, South Dakota


Calvary Cemetery
Mitchell, South Dakota

Posted by Jacqueline Fraser on March 26, 2016
Please accept my deepest sympathy in your loss of Joe. I'm so sorry and am praying for his sister, Sue Miller, my best friend, and all of you. May all of you find comfort and joy in your memories of Joe over time. God Bless you all. I loved meeting you all years ago when I came with Sue and the kids years ago!
Posted by Beth (Burns) Klein on March 16, 2016
So sorry for your loss , thinking of you all at this difficult time
Posted by Rick Agnitsch on March 15, 2016
Our thoughts and prayers are with you at the loss of your beloved Husband, Father, and Grandfather. I always enjoyed my visits with Joe, one of my all time favorites! God bless you all.
Posted by Steve &Maureen Koch on March 15, 2016
Our deepest sympathy. Joe will never be forgotten, nor will his special nicknames.
Posted by Bart Friedrick on March 15, 2016
Fred and family, my deepest condolences to you and your family.
Posted by Suzetta Miller on March 15, 2016
Are sympathy to my brother family , I pray that are lord will give you the strength that you need to face the days to come Aman
Posted by Ann Johnson on March 15, 2016
our sympathy to your family from ours
Posted by Troy and Bonnie Bollock on March 14, 2016
Sharon and family we are so very sorry for your loss. Tory so enjoyed trap shooting and hunting with, memories he will never forget. He will never forget Joe!
Posted by Sharon "Tietz" Bauer on March 14, 2016
My deepest Sympathy to the family..I worked with Sharon years ago.
Posted by Gary & Kay Shafer on March 14, 2016
Our condolences to the Nagel family & friends. Joe was not only a good professional painter, he was a good man to visit with as well.

Peace & Comfort to those he left behind. We pray.
Posted by Sheilah Stoneback on March 14, 2016
Angie, my deepest condolences to you and your family.
Posted by Lisa Nagel on March 13, 2016
My deepest condolences to you aunt Sharon and family.
Posted by Bill & Barb Goldammer on March 13, 2016
Our deepest sympathy to you Sharon and your family. Sending prayers.
Posted by Gary and Beverly Riecke on March 12, 2016
My sympathy to Joe's family. Joe was one of the finest trapshooters that the sport ever knew. I will miss our chats about the old days.
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