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Joseph Pontbriand

Birth Date: August 12, 1927
Death Date: January 7, 2018

Joseph Pontbriand was born on August 12, 1927.  He was a devout Christian and went to be with his Lord on Sunday, January 07, 2018 at 90 years of age.

Joseph was preceded in death by his first wife Ruth Pontbriand; his Father and Mother, Alfred and Marguite Pontbriand; and Brother Mark Pontbriand.

Joseph leaves behind his wife Pamela Pontbriand; children Donna, Joseph Jr. and wife Angela; Jerry and wife Reba; one grandson Glen Pontbriand; four step-children Tammy Bagwell, John Bagwell, Richie Bagwell and Tim Bagwell; eight step-grandchildren; three sister-in-laws Patricia Winter, Beverly Heacock and Jeannette Turrentine; and nine brothers and sisters.

Joseph loved the road.  He was a truck driver for 35 years.  He was a faithful member of First Baptist Church since 1983 and served as an usher.  Joseph was a feisty old gentleman who always kept up with his friends and family.

Joe was a faithful husband, father, and friend.  He will be truly missed.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, January 10, 2018, from 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM followed by a service at 12:30 PM in The Wildwood Chapel at Restland Funeral Home.

January 10, 2018
- 12:30 pm
The Wildwood Chapel at Restland Funeral Home
13005 Greenville Avenue at Restland Road Dallas TX, 75243
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Funeral service
January 10, 2018
12:30 pm
The Wildwood Chapel at Restland Memorial Park
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  1. To the Pontbriand Family: Sorry for the loss of a family member. I did not know Joseph, but I do know his Brothers and Sisters that live in my area. May your memories of times spent together last for ever. My sincere Sympathy to all.

  2. Loving wife, Pam

    Written by: Pamela Pontbriand

    Joe, you were the love of my life and I will miss you greatly. You gave me the best 5 years of my life, and I will never forget them. We had such a wonderful life. We will meet again in Heaven. I love you so much, so until we meet again. Behave. I will be with you before you know it.

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