Joel Rapose

Profile Updated: January 9, 2018
Residing In: Chester, CA USA
Spouse/Partner: Susan
Children: Nathan 35
Rachel 30
Grandson: Andrew Joel Rapose 5
Occupation: Retired College Professor (Auto Shop..what else)
Military Service (enter Branch or Name): U.S.Navy  
Homepage: http://rapose.biz
I prefer to be called:

Joel Rapose

School Story:

Still drive same ole Model A Ford and ride motorcycles....

Same ole guy....just no hair.

Educational Background:

Grad. RBUHS 1964
USN 1965-1968
Shasta College 1969 A.A. General Ed.
Chico State 1972 B.A. Industrial Tech.
Cal. Lutheran 1977 M.A. Education

Work Background:

USN 1965-1968
USN Reserve 1968-1994 (Senior Chief)
Ventura County Community College 1972-1998)
(retired shop teacher)

Special things you've done:

I loved the Navy...had a great time in college..had a good employer......hated working for a living....loved growing old so I could retire.

Favorite Vacation Spot(s):

Fiji (I lived in the jungle for a month)

Comments:

The Navy made me grow up...let me see the world...and paid for my education....I had a great time...
Married 40 years and still thrilled...nice kids (not sure why) must have been their mother...Susan..(retired Home Education teacher)...Son Nathan lives in Reno and is a gunsmith.. Rachel just graduated from Cal State and is becoming a teacher.

I have a home in Chester Ca. where I spend the summmer and a home in Camarillo Calif where I hide when it is miserable (winter) in Chester.

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Oct 03, 2018 at 8:55 AM
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Aug 22, 2018 at 9:04 AM

Happy Birthday ole friend...

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Mar 22, 2018 at 9:54 AM

Posted on: Mar 22, 2018 at 7:36 AM

Happy Birthday Rod...Missed you last year but I hope to see you this year in John Day...Lotsa stories to tell you...

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Mar 01, 2018 at 9:53 AM

Happy Birthday ole pal...I think of you often and hope all is going well..

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Jan 10, 2018 at 1:34 PM

Posted on: Jan 09, 2018 at 9:40 AM

Hi Darla...Wishing you a Happy Birthday...Have a great day..

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Jan 08, 2018 at 7:30 AM
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Dec 28, 2017 at 9:29 AM

Happy Birthday old friend....wishing you all the best...

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Nov 19, 2017 at 7:55 AM

Happy Birthday ole friend...

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Oct 01, 2017 at 9:02 AM

Happy Birthday Rodney....It was great seeing you last week at Cone Grove...not far from where you live...Have a good day

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May 06, 2017 at 1:33 AM
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Apr 01, 2017 at 7:52 AM

Happy Birthday Joe, Think of you often...just don't get down to Placerville that often...should as I live in Chester... Come on up and I will take you diving...under the waterfall..it's fun.

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Mar 22, 2017 at 6:20 PM

Hi Rod...
Happy Birthday...hope yer doing better than I am.... I broke my back in April and spent the summer flat on my back...hd several surgeries and now I am having to learn how to walk again...I am getting there.... I plan on going to the Chief Joseph...but will bring the R69S in the back of my truck....I am afraid to ride that far yet.... tripped on a piece of broken concrete....See you there Pal....Joel

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Sep 02, 2016 at 8:39 AM

Happy Birthday Marlyn, Gosh I did not realize Ken's birthday was just days apart...two parties so close together ? Welcome to the Golden Years.... Joel

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Posted: Dec 16, 2013 at 9:44 PM
Who would have thought a grandson would have such an effect on us...
Posted: Dec 16, 2013 at 9:44 PM
This is my wonderful wife of 37 years...and my 2 year old grandson Andrew Joel Rapose
Posted: Dec 16, 2013 at 9:44 PM
This is my son Nathan...(the one without the horns) Nathan is married with one son (Andrew) and lives in Reno.

Also pictured is Dinner 2006..taken in Dodge City, Kansas
Posted: Dec 16, 2013 at 9:44 PM
This is Rachel, She is with Andrew Joel Rapose....( Nathan's son) Rachel is not married and just graduated from Cal State Channel Islands..Rachel lives with us in Camarillo