Joseph Ludwig Layden, 62, of McAlester, died Tuesday, May 4, 2017. A graveside memorial service will be held on Friday, May 26, 2017, at 2 p.m. at Mt. Calvary Cemetery with Rev. Leonard Higgins officiating. Inurnment will follow. Joseph was born July 31, 1954, to William Harbert Layden and Gisela (Wagner) Layden in McAlester. He is survived by his wife: Annie Layden of McAlester; sons: Logan Layden of Norman and Lyle Layden of Oklahoma City; brother: Bill Layden, Jr. and wife, Debbie, of McAlester; sisters: Margaret Fields and husband, Tony, of McAlester, Barbara Mistelske and Michael of Sand Springs; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other family and friends. Joseph is preceded in death by his parents: William and Gisela Layden.
Published on May 23, 2017