Friedrichs Funeral Home Inc
320 W Central Rd
Mount Prospect, IL 60056
(847) 255-7800
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Joseph M. Marsiglia

1922 - 2013 | Obituary Condolences
Joseph M. Marsiglia Obituary
Joseph M. Marsiglia Born: July 19, 1922; Chicago Died: Dec. 3, 2013; Algonquin Born July 19, 1922 in Chicago, the first born son of Lillian and Anthony Marsiglia, who came to the United States from Sicily. Resident of Algonquin, formerly of Inverness and Mt. Prospect. At rest peacefully on December 3, 2013 surrounded by his loving family Army vet of WW II. He participated in the Omaha Beach Invasion of Normandy on D Day, June 6, 1944. Past Commander and Life Member of Mt. Prospect VFW Post 1337. He and Joyce were married for 58 years. They enjoyed traveling the world together. Joe started his own food brokerage, and made Bertolli Brand Olive Oil a household name in America. He was honored to work personally with Lee Iacocca in establishing his brand of olive oil. Beloved husband of Joyce M. Marsiglia nee Becker. Loving father of Anthony (Joanne) Marsiglia, Nancy (Bill) Stewart, Susan (Peter) Foreman and David (Elzbieta) Marsiglia. Cherished grandfather of Janelle (Benjamin) Everill, Scott and Jason Stewart; Lauren and Robert Miller; Ashleigh, Taylor and Carl John Foreman; Abigail and Dominick Marsiglia. Dear great grandfather of Ashton Everill. Fond brother of Marge Dyson, Rosalie Hayes, Victor Marsiglia, Mary Lambert, Angie Corrick, and Bernard Marsiglia. Many nieces, nephews and dear friends. Visitation Friday 3:00 - 9:00 PM at Friedrichs Funeral Home, 320 W. Central Rd at Northwest Hwy., Mt. Prospect. Lying in State Saturday, 9:00 AM until Services 10:00 AM at St. Paul Lutheran Church, 100 S. School St., Mt Prospect. Interment Irving Park Cemetery. Memorials may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church. Funeral information, 847-255-7800 or
Published in the Northwest Herald on Dec. 5, 2013
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