Born in Rising Sun, MD on November 23, 1942, he was the son of the late Fred Isaac and Elsie V. Isaac of North East, MD.
Joe proudly served in the Army. He worked for Sculli Construction building roads.
He was a member of the American Legion Mason Dixon Post 194, Rising Sun, MD. He was an avid gun collector, enjoyed cars, coins, politics and watching the Orioles and Ravens play.