From the Chicago Tribune, September 21, 1971, Section 2 Page 23. Joseph was a son of Margaret Powers Trudelle, a granddaughter of Patrick and Johannah through their daughter Johanna Powers:


Joseph B. Trudelle, beloved husband of Mildred, nee Fosdick; father of the late Gerald J.; father in law of Mary Lou Murphy; grandfather of seven; brother of Charles Trudelle of Duluth, Minn., John Trudelle of Ladysmith, Wis., and Margaret McGinnis of Eau Claire, Wis. Funeral 9 a.m.Friday at the Zimmerman & Sandeman Funeral Home, 5200 W. 95th St., to St. Gerald Church. Mass 10 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre. 424-0340.