Joel Christen Ives
August 22, 2018
Feb. 20, 1978 - Aug. 8, 2018
Joel Christen Ives, 40, passed away on Aug. 8, 2018 in Arlington, Texas.
Joel was born Feb. 20, 1978 in Bend to Christen Ray Ives and Gail Sharlene Bertagna.
He was raised in Sweet Home and graduated from Sweet Home High School in 1997.
After graduation, Joel attended Linn-Benton Community College for a short time. Then he received training at Job Corps in Colorado. From there, he relocated to Grand Prairie, Texas, and remained in that area for the remainder of his life.
While growing up, Joel enjoyed camping and water skiing with his family. He enjoyed worki...