March 19, 1958 - January 23, 2015


Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 30, 2015 at Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in Sauk Rapids for Joel William Campbell, age 56, who passed away Friday at his home. Rev. Al Stangl will officiate and entombment will be at North Star Cemetery in St. Cloud. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services Friday at the funeral home.

Joel was born in St. Cloud to Frederick and Ruth (Omacht) Campbell. He graduated from St. Cloud Technical High School in 1976 and married Patricia Poganski in 1977. They built their lives in Sauk Rapids and raised four sons. Joel was an outdoors man and spent weekends with his family fishing, hunting, snowmobiling and enjoying nature and bonfires at his family cabin.

Survivors include his children, Chad (Emily) Campbell of Sauk Rapids, Nathan Campbell of Boston, MA, Corey Campbell (Tracy Weber) of Rice, and Adam Campbell of Rice; Patricia Campbell of Sartell; siblings, John (Lois) Campbell of St. Cloud and June Campbell of Mesa, AZ; grandchildren, Darien, Kaden, Andrew, Hannah, Gavin and Mason; and numerous nieces and nephews. Joel was preceded in death by his parents.

The family requests memorials in lieu of flowers.