Musician. A native of Madison, Wisconsin, he was born Joseph Edward Schermetzler. He was the bass player for the musical group, Three Dog Night. Formed in 1968, in Los Angeles, California, the group had a total of 21 hit singles, including eleven Top Tens, and twelve consecutive albums between 1969 to 1975. Some of there notable recordings are, "The Show Must Go On", "One", "Mama Told Me (Not To Come)", "Joy To The World", "Black And White", and "Just An Old Fashion Love Song (Playing On The Radio)". The group disbanded in 1975. He died from a heart attack. (bio by: K)
Burial: Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
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