Passed away peacefully with family to comfort him. Predeceased by wife Agnes; parents, John & Lila; ten siblings; grandson Michael; special friend "Virg". Survived by his five children, Joe Jr., Joanne (Gary) Proia, Billie (Mike) Eisenman, Tom (Shelley), Jan (John) Milne; A devoted grandpa to Rhonda, Amy, Jennifer, Neil, Arron, Sarah, John, Dan, & Lauren, along with fourteen great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
Fortunately he was able to see many of his family on his 100th birthday. Joe was a proud WWII Army veteran serving in Europe throughout the war. He enjoyed a thirty year career at Eastman Kodak Co. Joe always loved his yard & home and had a lifelong love of gardening & flowers. His legacy will always be the family that he nurtured with so much love, energy & pride, as it continues to thrive and grow.
A private Celebration of Life will occur at a future date.
"that's the way the cookie crumbles"