Joey loved photography and traveling. He enjoyed putting together model airplanes and cars. His favorite car was his Mustang. He loved watching “The Sound of Music.” Joey was a proud United States Navy veteran. He will be greatly missed.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Felicitas, nee Villa, Bagarinao.
He is survived by his father, Jovencio M. Bagarinao;
four sisters, Pema Bagarinao, Melanie (Doniz Abellana) Bagarinao, Jamela (Ahsan) Bagarinao Raza, and Fhia (Greg McConnell) Bagarinao;
his loving girlfriend, Eleanor “Ellen” McGhee;
five aunts, Mamasita, Tita Nene, Tita Conching, Tita Dory, and Tita Nenay;
an uncle, Tito Billy;
four nieces and nephews, Nohl Abellana-Bagarinao, Maria Petra Raza, Rose McConnell, and Jovie Bagarinao;
his best friend, Zoe de la Torre;
and other family member and friends.
Memorials may be made to The John Cochran Health Care System, 915 North Grand Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63106. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit from noon to 2 p.m. Monday, December 10, 2018, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, December 10, 2018, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL, with Fr. Salvador Gonzalez, O.M.I., officiating. Military honors will follow the services.
Burial will be held at a later date in Negros Oriental, Philippines.