Joseph P. Lucido(1925 - 2012)

Joseph P. Lucido
January 1, 1925 - October 16, 2012
Resident of Pittsburg
Joseph P. Lucido passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2012. He was a lifelong resident of Pittsburg and worked for the U.S. Steelmill for over 30 years. He was best known for being Big Joe the ice cream man in Antioch for over 20 years. Joe was in the U.S. Army during WWII Infantry in the South Pacific. He was in the battle of Saipan and Okinawa. He was awared the Combat Medal, the Good Conduct Ribbon and the Purple Heart.
Joe was the beloved father of Paulette Severns and Joseph V. Lucido, brother of Mary Lucido and Yolanda Tucker and three grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Pauline Lucido, brother Arasimo Lucido and parents.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 4:00pm with a vigil at 7:00pm at the Pittsburg Funeral Chapel. Funeral liturgy Friday, October 26, 2012 at 10:00am at Church of the Good Shepherd. Committal services following at Holy Cross Cemetery, Antioch.


Funeral Home

Pittsburg Funeral Chapel
2295 Railroad Avenue  Pittsburg, CA 94565
(925) 432-2114

Published in Contra Costa Times on Oct. 24, 2012