|Birth: ||Dec. 4, 1923|
|Death: ||Feb. 10, 2012|
PARISE, Joseph S., 88, of Mingo Junction, Ohio, passed away Friday, Feb. 10, 2012, at his home.
He was born Dec. 4, 1923, in Wellsville, Ohio, a son of the late Dominick and Donata (Vernacchio) Parise.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by five brothers, Peter, Andrew, George, Steve and Ross "Babe;" and two sisters, Mabel Heine and Alyce Potenzini.
Joe retired from the U.S. Postal Service, where he worked as a mail carrier in Mingo Junction. He served his country as a paratrooper in the U.S. Army during World War II. Joe was a member of St. Agnes Catholic Church and he enjoyed playing golf.
Surviving are his wife of 59 years, Mary L. (Savchak), whom he married on May 24, 1952; a daughter, Gloria Parise of Mingo Junction; a brother, John (Matilda) Parise of Steubenville, Ohio; and two sisters, Grace (Peter) Pirhodko of Steubenville and Eleanor Nelson of Lawrenceville, Ga.
Friends will be received on Monday from 9-10 a.m. at the Wheeler Funeral Home, 101 Longview Ave., Mingo Junction. Funeral Liturgy with Mass will take place at St. Agnes Catholic Church on Monday at 10:30 a.m. with Fr. James M. Dunfee, as celebrant. Entombment will follow at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Steubenville.
Memorial contributions may be directed to Amedysis Hospice, 5217 National Road East, St. Clairsville, Ohio 43950.
Offer condolences at www.wheelerfuneralhomes.com
Mount Calvary Cemetery
Created by: George King
Record added: Feb 14, 2012
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