Dr. Joseph_Stokes
Dr. Joseph Hanscome Stokes
  • 91 years old
  • Year of birth:  1924
  • Place of birth:
    Boston, Massachusetts, United States
  • Year of passing:  2016
  • Place of passing:
    Richmond, California, United States
This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Dr. Joseph Stokes, 91, born in 1924 and passed away in 2016. We will remember him forever.
Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Wanda Williams My condolences to the Stokes family. Prayers sent up.

Vangie Owens-Eisley Praying for strength, for you and the family.

Curley Miller My sincerest condolences to you and your family.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Corinne Dalaga Malilay Fernando My sincerest condolences to you and your family... RIP Dr. J. Stokes. You will be missed.

Saundra Davis So sorry to hear this. Our condolences. Love and light to you all.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Lavora Harper My condolences to you and your family.
Praying God grant you the strength to endure your loss.

Earl Marty Price Condolenes to this wonderful family

Kimberly Bobrow Jennery My condolences to you all! Please let me know if we can be of any help to any of you!

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Charles Anderson R.I.P. Dr. Stokes!

Aubrey Ann Fowler Barrett My condolences. Love to you and your family.

Gail Miller My condolences to you and your family! He was our family dentist for years. He passed the the torch to another great dentist!

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Rosalind Fernando-Contreras Please accept our deepest condolences. It is truly obvious what a great Dr and person he was as he raised a great Dr and son. You have instilled all of this in your owns sons. He is proud how his legacy will go on.

Margarita Dominguez I'm sorry for your loss dr stokes

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Dwight Johnson My condolence to you and your family, he will be missed. I was one of patients; it's great to see the legacy he has left through you and your family!!

Danielle Tran My deepest condolences.

Adoria Williams I'm so sorry for your loss.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Pam Stevenson So sorry for your loss. You and the family are in our prayers.

Mickey Huey My condolences to you and your family!

Cindy Low Tsujimoto So sorry for your loss...sending you and Val hugs....

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Alison Mitchell Your dad is a part of Richmond 's rich African American history. I will always cherish our family connection and I honor your father for all he contributed to his community and for his colorful personality. May he rest in peace. Much love to you and family.

Julita Patil So sorry for your loss.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Russell Anthony Keys Sorry for your loss Dr. Stokes. I went to your dad's practice a few times before you became my permanent dentist. RIP.

April Renee Celosse My deepest condolences

Garth Mitchell I am sorry to hear this. You are all in my prayers.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Ryan Ashley Muccular We are so very sorry of your loss. Altogether I never met him I know the two of you and what a wonderful pair of people you are. This I know stems from your father and I just pray for strength peace and guidance. Love Kevin Ryan and KJ

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Albert R. Harris Another soldier going home, my he rest in Peace and dwell in the house of the lord.

Bertha Paez My condolences to you and your family.

Francisco Macias Sorry for your loss

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Ricardo Rodriguez My condolences to you and the family Dr Stokes.

Paula Asmus Oh my, so sorry. Thanks for sharing and my thoughts are with you.

Kimberly Banks I am so sorry for your loss, thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Muriel Martin I am so sorry to hear of your loss Dr Stokes. He was my first dentist when I came to California. He knew my family in Boston. We always had nice conversations about my home town. Then you became my dentist. I've only had two dentist since coming to California in 1971. Please let me know of the services. You are in my prayers

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Arinel Greene My condolences to you and your family. You apparently had a great mentor. Our prayers are with you.

Doris Renee Bumpus Our condolences to you and your family..the Bumpus family.

Marianela Carter Peace and blessings Dr Stokes and family

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Ann Oliver So sorry for your loss

Richard K. Turner Peace be with him.

McFadden Family You Guys know my story about Dr. Stokes, the first Man to Ever teach me right from wrong. His Spirit will Live on for Ever!! Our Deepest Sympathy!

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Mariah Fowler I'm sorry for your loss. Your family is in my prayers.

Kourosh Harandi Our condolences to you and your family..

Cheryl Rodden I'm so sorry to hear your news and thinking of you during this difficult time.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Charlotte Nørgaard All my love to you and the entire family. What a great loss. May he rest in peace.

Emilie Barba Prayers to you and family. May God bring you the strength and peace during this time of sorrow and grief.... Much love!

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Linda Burkhart So sorry for your loss. Keeping your family in my thoughts and prayers.

Michelle Applegate So sorry for your loss.

Lourdes Garcia My condolences to you and your family.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Khrissandra Swinney Sorry for your loss praying for your strength.

Maggie Blanc-White I'm sorry for your loss. I'm sure he was proud of your accomplishment and lived a full life!

Taswana Reed My condolences to you and your family Dr Stokes.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Terri Di Loreto So very sorry for your loss

Felicia Woods My deepest condolences to you and your family, Dr. Stokes. It is truly very evident he was an amazing man as he passed down his kindness and generosity to you! I will be praying for your family during this time.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Kelsi M Arceneaux So sorry for your loss.

Annette Draper Im so sorry for your loss...

Tajma Vaughns The Lord truly blessed you with a great dad! We will be praying for the family.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Marilyn Hewitt Our deepest sympathy to your family from ours

Evelyn Rollins McDonald May he rest in peace, praying for your strength and courage. God bless.

Pete Haywood Condolences Doctor, our prayers are with you & family!

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Jeffrey Harvey God Bless the Stokes family! From the Harvey Famlly

Kevin Webster God bless the stokes family! My uncle was a hard worker and true family man.. Our prayers go out

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 15th, 2016

Michael Gador  Our condolences to the Stokes family....we shall keep you all in our prayers. God Bless!

Monique Andrada My condolences to you & you family.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 16th, 2016

Dr Tracy Evans-Ramsey  Okorie & I would like to extend to you and your family our deepest sympathy and sincerest condolences. We will keep your family in our prayers. Thank you for sharing this sad news with us. We are so grateful to have learned more about Dr. Stokes(Senior) & his wonderfully accomplished professional life. Our best to you & your family during this difficult time.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 16th, 2016

Gary Briggs Sorry for your loss. Prayers go out to you and your family

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 16th, 2016

Tom and Jean Tramble Sorry to get this news. Condolences to all of you... the entire family. We will keep you in our prayers.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 16th, 2016

Elizabeth Dygert  Dear Dr. Stokes and Val, I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. Love and prayers to the family,

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 16th, 2016

Dr Doug Gordon  I am so sorry to hear of the loss of your dad. He was such a quality guy. His gentle heart and strong leadership have been passed on through to you and your sons. Know I realize the courage that he showed and his willingness to take on the challenges of his era in bringing a peace to this world, our profession and his friends. My prayers are with you, Val, Sy and Scott.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 16th, 2016

Dr Mark Kirkland  Dear Michael.  I'm very sorry to hear this news about your father.  Very little in life can prepare us for the loss of a family member.  My thoughts are with you and your family.  With sympathy.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 16th, 2016

Dr Bryan Haynes  Deepest sympathy for your loss. The Bay Area loss one of its black pioneers.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 16th, 2016

Dr Holley Gonder Salchow  Dear Dr. Stokes and family, I am so sorry to learn of the loss of your father, Dr. Joseph Stokes.  Please know that my heart and the heart of so many reach to your family.  Your father has left a wonderful legacy and many special memories for you all to cherish.  My sympathies to your family,

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 16th, 2016

Recel Mesned   Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 16th, 2016

Dr Bill Hoskins  I was so sorry to hear about the passing of Dr Joe Stokes. I am sure there are many wonderful memories to hold on to which should ease the pain that always comes with the loss of a love one. Dr Stokes was a very special person to me in so many ways & I will miss seeing him at our meetings, talking about problems of the world or just getting a word of encouragement

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 17th, 2016

GA Bennett Our prayers are with you..always.

Marilyn Hewitt An amazing man. God bless

Dalia Salinas My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Sorry for great loss.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 17th, 2016

Toni Bullock  Sending my prayers for the family up to God.

Dr Ed Jang  So sorry to hear if your father's passing. Please accept our sincerest condolences. Also, could you let Craig know that I'm thinking of him and his family as well.

Candle lit by  Sharon Stewart-Geishaker  on February 17th, 2016

Our sincere condolences to the Stokes family.  Our prayers are with you.

Candle lit by  Michael Bliss  on February 17th, 2016

My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family for your loss during this difficult time.

Candle lit by  Melvin Williams  on February 17th, 2016

To the Family of Dr.Michael Stokes you have our deepest sympathy with the loss of this wonderful man who will be cherished forever. You are in our prayers.
Dr. Melvin & Christine Williams and Family.

Candle lit by  Dr Michael Stokes  on February 18th, 2016

Norma Francisco  Dear Michael and family,
I send my love and condolences in the passing of your father,grandfather, companion. Thank you for sharing  his illustrious history with us. You have much to be proud of and have certainly followed in his footsteps.

Candle lit by  Dr Charles Darke  on March 28th, 2016

To the Stokes family:  My prayers and condolences will follow you during these difficult times.

To Joe:  Now you can ride your Harley across the sky, every day.  I shall look for you.

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