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• Valley wine ‘pioneer’ Joseph Phelps dead at 87

Valley wine ‘pioneer’ Joseph Phelps dead at 87

Joseph Phelps — who more than four decades ago put his faith in the future of Napa Valley wine in launching a second career — died Wednesday at his St. Helena home at the age of 87. In the late 1960s, Joseph Phelps was running the largest construction companies in Colorado founded by his father […]