Happy Joe's Pizza & Ice Cream Parlors struck a partnership deal two years ago with Dynamic Restaurant Holdings, or DRH, but the homegrown …
People get nicknames for a reason, and for Lawrence "Happy Joe" Whitty, the reason was obvious.
The public is invited to help remember and celebrate the life of Quad-Cities icon "Happy Joe" Whitty at three events later this week.
BETTENDORF — Lawrence “Happy Joe” Whitty not only served people pizzas and ice cream at his popular restaurant chain. He also served his fello…
Founder Happy Joe Whitty laughs while telling stories about his experiences founding the pizza chain in 2017.
Happy Joe Whitty reads a birthday card from Alex Souhrada, 6, of Bettendorf, on Sept. 10, 2017, during a Birthday Car & Wheel Show at the Happy Joe's Pizza parlor in Eldridge. The event celebrated Whitty's 80th birthday.
Happy Joe Whitty smiles as he reads a birthday card during his 80th birthday party.
Joe Whitty, founder of Happy Joe's pizza restaurants, greets kids during the 41st annual Quad-City Special Needs Christmas Party in 2013.
Happy Joe Whitty, founder of Happy Joe's Pizza, is presented a cake for his 80th birthday.
Joe Whitty, founder of the chain of pizza and ice cream parlors that bear his name.
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