Joel Kanuck(1949 - 2012)

Kanuck, Joel W..
Joel William Kanuck, age 63, of Wallingford entered into eternal rest Thursday, November 15, 2012 at CT Hospice in Branford. He is the beloved husband of Darlene Hewitt Kanuck. Joel Was born September 20, 1949 in Bridgeport, son of the late George and Anne Bauersfeld Kanuck.
Joel served his country with pride and honor in the US Air Force and was the former C.E.O. of the New Haven Postal Employees Federal Credit Union. He was an avid golfer, a diehard NY Giants fan and a cigar aficionado.
In addition to his loving wife Darlene of 42 years, Joel is survived by his two daughters Joelle Coretti and her husband Joseph and Danielle Signore both of Milford. He is also survived by his cherished grandchildren Peyton Signore, Kyle and Nicholas Coretti as well as his two nieces Stefanie Talpey and Melanie Masse. Joel is also survived by many more loving family members and friends. He was an amazing and loving husband, father, Papa and friend who will be missed by all who knew him.
Joel's Funeral Service will be held on Sunday, November 18th at 1:00 p.m. at the Cody-White Funeral Home, 107 Broad Street, Milford, CT 06460, which will be immediately followed by a gathering of family and friends until 5:00 p.m. Burial will be private. Because of Joel's love of Disney World, the family requests that in lieu of flowers memorial contributions be made to Give Kids the World, 210 South Bass Road, Kissimmee, FL 34746 or at To leave online condolences please visit our website at



Funeral Home

Cody-White Funeral Home
107 Broad Street Milford, CT 06460
(203) 874-0268

Published in Connecticut Post on Nov. 17, 2012