Anthony G. Joseph

Anthony G. Joseph, 62, of Plains Township passed away unexpectedly Friday, May 17, 2013 in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital.

Born in Wilkes-Barre on Sept. 22, 1950, he was the son of the late Anthony (Romeo) Joseph and Elizabeth Meehan Joseph.

He was a graduate of James M. Coughlin High School and attended King's College.

He was a longtime fitness enthusiast.

Prior to retirement, he had worked at CEO, Wilkes-Barre.

He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Lorraine Galella Joseph; brother, Edward Joseph and his wife, Sheila, Laurel Run; brother-in-law, Larry Galella and his wife, Patti, Harding; numerous nieces and nephews; and his faithful canine companion, Sandy.

According to Tony's wishes, there will be no calling hours.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Peter J. Adonizio Funeral Home, 251 William St., Pittston. Online condolences may be made at

Published in Citizens' Voice from May 18 to May 19, 2013