Joseph W. Rapone
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AGE: 90 • Haddon Heights, NJ
On May 7, 2014, beloved husband of Caroline Giorgi-Rapone, and devoted father of Norma Rapone-Appleby, Nancy Rapone-Martin (Wayne), Caroline Rapone-Garcia (Jose Antonio), George Rapone (Lisa), Joseph Rapone, and Steven Rapone, and son-in-law, Robert F. Chabot. Adored by his grandchildren, Robert J. Chabot, Caroline Rivera-Johannes (Shane), Julie Chabot-Longworth (Denny), Joseph Rivera. Great-grandchildren, Carmen, Lily, Vera, and Abram.
Joseph was a proud U.S. Army World War II Veteran, who served as a Tech-50, Iron Knights, 66th Armored Regiment, 2nd Armored Division ("Hell on Wheels"). This was the first U.S. Unit during "Operation Cobra" to enter and occupy Berlin at the war's end.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing, Monday, May 12th from 10-11:15 AM at Kain-Murphy Funeral Home, 15 West End Avenue, Haddonfield, NJ with a Service to start promptly at 11:30 AM. Entombment, Locustwood Memorial Park, Cherry Hill.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Sacred Heart School, 1739 Ferry Avenue, Camden, NJ 08104.
Published in Courier-Post on May 9, 2014
Kain-Murphy Funeral Services
15 West End Avenue Haddonfield, NJ 08033