There will be a Catholic Vigil at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Interment will take place at North Lawn Memorial Park in Spencer.
Joe passed away Sunday, Nov. 30, 2008 at home in Spencer.
An education fund has been set up for Joe's daughter, Natalee Ann at Farmer's Bank, 125 W.4th Street in Spencer, Iowa
Joseph Alan Nieman, the son of James and Gloria (Buechler) Nieman, was born on April 14, 1987 in Hartley. He received his early education in Hartley and graduated from Spencer High School in 2005. Joe continued his education in Estherville and Cedar Rapids where he met Emily Queck. Joe and Emily gave birth to a beautiful daughter, Natalee Ann.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Clayton Nieman; and his cousins: Gregory Nieman and Keshia Anderson.
Joe is survived by his daughter, Natalee Ann; his mother, Gloria Nieman of Spencer; his father, James Nieman of Fairmont, Minn.; his sisters: Jessica Nieman of Spencer, and Kelly Cederstrom and her husband, Brent of Owatonna, Minn.; his brother, Bryan Nieman and his wife, Kelly of Gretna, Neb.; his paternal grandmother, Jean Nieman of Spencer; and his maternal grandparents' Eugene and Adeline Buechler of Hartley.
Warner Funeral Home of Spencer is in charge of arrangements.