Joseph A. Ehlinger, passed away peacefully on June 13th surrounded by his children. Joe was predeceased by his loving wife, of 62 years, Joan. Joe served in the Army Air Force in WWII, and later worked 20 years with General Electric, as an Engineer, in the Aerospace Program. He subsequently became a businessman, operating a retail store for many years in the Utica area. Joe was very active with numerous community and political activities in and around Whitestown. After Retirement he embraced his new found love of Golf and he, Joan, and their son Michael could regularly be found on the links. After Joan’s passing Joe moved to the Albany area where his loving daughter Lori and her husband Greg cared for him until his passing. He was a witty, wonderful Family man who will be deeply missed. Arrangements are being made by the Cannon Funeral Home in Albany, NY, and a Memorial Mass will be held for Joe on July 22nd at the Teresian House in Albany.