Joseph A. Iorio
1936-2013 PITTSFIELD Joseph A. Iorio, 77, of 7 Pinnacle Lane, Adams died Saturday at North Adams Regional Hospital.
An Adams resident, he was born in Pittsfield on January 8, 1936, the son of the late Nicholas and Carmen Canino Iorio. Educated in the Pittsfield schools Joe served his country in the United States Marine Corps
Reserves. Joe was employed as a union member heavy equipment operator until his retirement. A longtime farrier for the county, he enjoyed riding horses, bingo and hunting.
He leaves his daughter; Doreen Iorio of North Palm Beach, Fla. Three sons; Roan Iorio of Florida, Tony and Brett Iorio of Arizona. He also leaves two sisters; Rosemary McLaughlin and Gavina Iorio.
He was predeceased by a daughter; Denise Iorio who died January 13, 2006 and by a sister; the late Connie Stracuzzi.
FUNERAL NOTICE: A memorial service for Joseph A. Iorio who died January 19, 2013 will be held Sunday at 4 p.m. at the DERY FUNERAL HOME conducted by the Rev. Peter Gregory, pastor of St. Charles Church. Calling hours will be held Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Dery Funeral Home prior to the service.