Josephus Butler, age 41

Lost to gun violence on November 23, 2016 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Joe passed away on the day after the shooting, on November 24th.

Photo sources:

News sources:

Also killed was:

65 candles have been lit for Josephus.
Light a candle for Josephus.

The people with the most candles in the past 24 hours are featured on our homepage.

Ask your friends to light a candle or come back tomorrow to light another candle for Josephus.

You can add to Josephus's profile:

  • Nickname:
    4 Joe
  • Number of children:
    4 2
  • Personality:
    6 Protective, Loving, Caring, Family Man
    5 funny
    2 nice
  • Occupation:
  • Workplace:
  • Schools attended:
    4 Ben Franklin High
  • Comments:
    1 we love n miss u Joe❤

Other nearby fatal shootings: