Joseph M. DiGabriele
May 25, 1922 - February 15, 2021
GREECE - February 15, 2021. Joseph is predeceased by his wife, Mary (Scardetta) DiGabriele; brothers, Nicholas & Anthony DiGabriele; sister, Lena Verace & son-in-law, Frank Lyons. He is survived by his children, Paul (Phyllis) DiGabriele & Janet Lyons; grandchildren Mark (Amy) Rodak, Lynn (Joseph) Frillici & Kelly (William) Schnupp; beloved great-granddaughters, Bella, Gabrielle, Lucy, Evelyn, Madeline & Charlotte; brother, Edward (Kathy) DiGabriele; sister-in-law, Sara DiGabriele; brother-in-law, George (Mary) Scardetta; several nieces, nephews, godchildren & dear friends.
Per NYS regulations all are required to wear a face mask and hand sanitize at the funeral home and church.
Joseph was a WWII Army Veteran and served as a past commander of the VFW, Lt. Kirk Otis Post #1457. He was a retiree of Mixing Equipment Company in Rochester, NY. He was an active member at Our Mother of Sorrows Church, an usher & recipient of the 1992 Men's Club Man of the Year Award.
Joseph was the DiGabriele family patriarch. A true gentleman, blessed with an incredible memory, humble & grateful, loved & respected by all.
Joseph's life story will be shared during his visitation at the funeral home, 1411 Vintage Lane (Between 390 & Long Pond Rd.), Friday, February 19th, 2-5 PM. His funeral Mass will be celebrated, Saturday, February 20th, 10AM at Our Mother of Sorrows Church, 5000 Mt. Read. Blvd. His interment in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery will be private.
In lieu of flowers donations to Patriot Guard Riders of NY, PO Box 637, Wappingers Falls, NY 12590 in Joseph's memory.