In Loving Memory of Joseph Azzarelli

Joseph Azzarelli

Joseph Azzarelli

Peckville, PA January 11, 1961 ~ April 8, 2018 Date of Service: April 13, 2018

Joseph Azzarelli, 57, Dunmore, died unexpectedly Sunday in Geisinger-Community Medical Center in Scranton.

Born in Scranton, he was the son of the Geraldine Levesque Azzarelli of Dunmore and the late Liberto J. “Birdie” Azzarelli. Joe was a graduate of Dunmore High School Class of 1979 and was employed with Allied Medical Services in Scranton. He was a proud member of the Dunmore-Rome Club, the San Cataldo Club in Dunmore, and a social member at the American Legion in Archbald. Plain and simple, Joe was a good guy that enjoyed making people laugh. He had many fans who followed him every Friday night on Facebook as he performed Live from the Kitchen with Joe. He will be greatly missed by his loving family and close group of friends.

Through Joe’s generosity with Gift of Life his donation will benefit others in need.

Also surviving are a daughter, Kristen of Philadelphia, a son Joseph of Roaring Brook, a sister, Julienne Rushin and her husband George, Dunmore, two brothers, James and his wife Carolyn, Dunmore and Dominick and his wife Margo, Scranton, and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be Friday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, Inc. 318 East Drinker Street in Dunmore with Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30AM in St. Anthony of Padua Church, Smith Street in Dunmore. Interment will take place in Mount Carmel Cemetery in Dunmore at the convenience of the family.

Friends may call Thursday from 4PM-7PM.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Griffin Pond Animal Shelter 967 Griffin Pond Rd. South Abington Township 18411; or to the Gift of Life Donor Program, 401 N. 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123.

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Raymond Blasi
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Re: In Loving Memory of Joseph Azzarelli
Reply #17 on : Mon April 16, 2018, 21:18:04
Mrs Azzarelli and family prayers and condolences to you and your family.
Just a great man.
Pattie Lester
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Joe Azzarelli
Reply #16 on : Sun April 15, 2018, 14:38:24
Just now I found out that Joe has passed. My condolences to the family. I'm going to miss seeing you live on facebook. I will always remember your great smile. Thanks for your friendship and I will look back at the good times fondly. RIP Joe
Joni Metzger
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Condolences
Reply #15 on : Fri April 13, 2018, 20:54:42
Larry and I are so sorry to hear of the loss of Joe. We hope happy memories will wash away some of your pain.
Sincerely ,
Joni and Larry Mohr
David Richmond
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Condolences
Reply #14 on : Fri April 13, 2018, 08:51:51
My thoughts and prayers go out to the Azzarelli family.This was a surprise when I heard of Joe's passing. Joe was a great guy to be around,along with his family. I was a good friend of the family for many years.He will be missed.God will watch over him now.I am sorry I could not make it to viewing.Will meet up some day.
Dunkin Morning Group
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Azzman
Reply #13 on : Thu April 12, 2018, 19:04:01
What a great guy. Every morning at 6am Joe would be sipping his coffee and reading the paper. Their are 7 of us and we would drive Joe nuts because we are Trump supports. This drove him crazy, but in a good way. We also all would read his paper savin* us money. Very empty at 6 am at Dunkin Donuts. This coffee is for you Joe, GBO
Paul Tomasofsky
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Condolences
Reply #12 on : Thu April 12, 2018, 11:27:15
My heartfelt condolences to all. Gerri, Kathy and I are so sad. Please know you are in our prayers.
Bomb, please know my thoughts are with you. I have not seen Joe in a very long time but remember when we were kids, sleigh riding on your grandparents lawn and jumping the fence for your backyard parties. You always looked out for your little brother then...he'll look out for you now from heaven.
Best regards,
Paul
Lou Genovese
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Condolences to the Azzarelli family
Reply #11 on : Wed April 11, 2018, 13:55:51
newThis is sad news to hear that Joe has passed at such a young age. My condolences to Joe's family and friends. May God Bless your sole on this sad day.
Lisa Trotta-Trygar
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Re: In Loving Memory of Joseph Azzarelli
Reply #10 on : Wed April 11, 2018, 13:48:52
No words written will be enough to explain my sincerity
I am expressing to Bomb,Carolyn and the entire Azzarelli family. Life is so precious and Yes unfortunately unpredictable. Valuable, is that life we are given. We are so fortunate to have shared laughter, smiles ,jokes ,and even our love of our Italian heritage. Joe,your light might
have dimmed on earth, but now shines brightly in the sky
Rest in Peace my friend .
Ann Kernevich
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With sympathy
Reply #9 on : Wed April 11, 2018, 13:30:21
Joe will be missed here at Allied.
What a great guy! My deepest sympathy
Phebe Beckage
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Joe Azz
Reply #8 on : Wed April 11, 2018, 10:28:38
Very sorry to hear about Joe, he was a friend from years ago, prayers to family, he’ll be missed by all his friends, pray for peace and that we’ll all be united in heaven one day.......
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