Joe Allen Packwood, 61, Wheaton, die Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, in his home.

Joe Allen Packwood, 61, Wheaton, die Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, in his home.

Joe owned and operated Packwood Saddlery and later the Junction Quick-Stop. He was a softball mentor and instructor more than 30 years.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, in Ridgley Baptist Church, under direction of McQueen Funeral Home, Wheaton. Burial will be in Rocky Comfort Cemetery.

Visitation will be 6 until 8 p.m. today in McQueen Funeral Home, Wheaton.

Contributions may be made to his grandchildren's education fund in his memory.