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Joe "Curly Joe" DeRita
Birth: Jul. 12, 1909
Death: Jul. 3, 1993

Actor, Comedian. He joined the Three Stooges act after Joe Besser left the act in 1958. He shaved his head to look more like the original Curly (Jerome Howard) who died in 1952. 

Cause of death: Pneumonia
 
Burial:
Pierce Brothers Valhalla Memorial Park
North Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Block D, Section 338, Lot 19
GPS (lat/lon): 34.18759, -118.36083
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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- bob tarte
 Added: Feb. 8, 2014
can't bLAME YOU JOE..YOU TRIED... THANKS FOR THE EFFORT.GREAT HEART ...YOU ARE ONE OF THE STOOGES..BLESS YOU.
- TOM RIDGWAY
 Added: Dec. 4, 2013
can't bLAME YOU JOE..YOU TRIED... THANKS FOR THE EFFORT.GREAT HEART ...YOU ARE ONE OF THE STOOGES..BLESS YOU.
- TOM RIDGWAY
 Added: Dec. 4, 2013
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