Joe Villa passed away July 29, 2009 in Needles, California. Mr. Villa was born in Williams on Jan.13, 1926 to Emilio and Heladia Villa. He lived his early adult life in Williams before moving to Marlow, OK. While in Williams he was employed at the Army Depot in Bellemont and the Thunderbird Motel. Mr. Villa moved to Needles in 2001 to be with his family. He was preceded in death by his parents and wife, Evelyn Villa. Surviving Mr. Villa are sisters Dolores Reyes, Bobbie Michelena, brothers Emilio Villa Jr, Frankie Villa, daughters Esther Olague, Adela Owensby, Helen Hesse, Michelle McConnell, son Tim Denton. 10 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. Memorial services to be held in Williams at a later date and burial to be in Marlow, OK.